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Significado de “cornerstone” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "cornerstone" - Diccionario Inglés

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cornerstonenoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɔː.nə.stəʊn/ us   /ˈkɔːr.nɚ.stoʊn/
(Definition of cornerstone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cornerstonenoun [C]

us   /ˈkɔr·nərˌstoʊn/
  • cornerstone noun [C] (STONE IN BUILDING)

a large stone near the base of a building where two walls meet, often giving information about the building and sometimes put in position with a ceremony: A large group of officials attended a cornerstone laying at that new plant.
  • cornerstone noun [C] (MOST IMPORTANT PART)

something of great importance on which everything else depends: Funds for the school system were the cornerstone of his budget proposal. All the parties to the dispute agree that ready access to the law is a cornerstone of democracy.
(Definition of cornerstone from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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