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Spanish translation of “principle”

principle

noun /ˈprinsəpəl/
a general truth, rule or law the principle of gravity. the theory by which a machine etc works the principle of the jet engine. principles noun plural one’s own personal rules or standards of behaviour/behavior It is against my principles to borrow money. in principle in general, as opposed to in detail In principle, we shoudl be able to complete the work by the beginning of July. on principle because of one’s principles I never borrow money, on principle.high moral principles (not principals).
(Definition of principle from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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