Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
Fundamental

3 September 2020 Evening Standard Quick Crossword

We have 23 answers for the crossword clue Fundamental. We last saw the 'Fundamental' clue in Evening Standard Quick Crossword on Friday, 28 August 2020.

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Definitions and usage

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  • The lowest tone of a harmonic series
  • Any factor that could be considered important to the understanding of a particular business; "fundamentals include a company's growth, revenues, earnings, management, and capital structure"
  • Serving as an essential component; "a cardinal rule"; "the central cause of the problem"; "an example that was fundamental to the argument"; "computers are fundamental to modern industrial structure"
  • Being or involving basic facts or principles; "the fundamental laws of the universe"; "a fundamental incomatibility between them"; "these rudimentary truths"; "underlying principles"
  • Far-reaching and thoroughgoing in effect especially on the nature of something; "the fundamental revolution in human values that has occurred"; "the book underwent fundamental changes"; "committed the fundamental error of confusing spending with extravagance"; "profound social changes"

Crossword Answers

3 Letters

KEY

Harmonize with or adjust to; "key one's actions to the voters' prevailing attitude"

4 Letters

ROOT

The part of a tooth that is embedded in the jaw and serves as support

5 Letters

BASAL

Serving as or forming a base; "the painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats"

BASIC

(usually plural) a necessary commodity for which demand is constant

PRIME

A number that has no factor but itself and 1

6 Letters

PRIMAL

Serving as an essential component; "a cardinal rule"; "the central cause of the problem"; "an example that was fundamental to the argument"; "computers are fundamental to modern industrial structure"

STAPLE

(usually plural) a necessary commodity for which demand is constant

7 Letters

CENTRAL

A workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication

ORGANIC

Involving or affecting physiology or bodily organs; "an organic disease"

PRIMARY

A preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen

RADICAL

(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; "thematic vowels are part of the stem"

8 Letters

CARDINAL

Crested thick-billed North American finch having bright red plumage in the male

INHERENT

In the nature of something though not readily apparent; "shortcomings inherent in our approach"; "an underlying meaning"

INTEGRAL

Constituting the undiminished entirety; lacking nothing essential especially not damaged; "a local motion keepeth bodies integral"- Bacon; "was able to keep the collection entire during his lifetime"; "fought to keep the union intact"

PROFOUND

Coming from deep within one; "a profound sigh"

9 Letters

ESSENTIAL

Anything indispensable; "food and shelter are necessities of life"; "the essentials of the good life"; "allow farmers to buy their requirements under favorable conditions"; "a place where the requisites of water fuel and fodder can be obtained"

10 Letters

ELEMENTARY

Easy and not involved or complicated; "an elementary problem in statistics"; "elementary, my dear Watson"; "a simple game"; "found an uncomplicated solution to the problem"

GRASSROOTS

The common people at a local level (as distinguished from the centers of political activity)

UNDERLYING

Located beneath or below

11 Letters

RUDIMENTARY

Not fully developed in mature animals; "rudimentary wings"

13 Letters

FIRSTHARMONIC

The lowest tone of a harmonic series

15 Letters

MEATANDPOTATOES

The fundamental part; "successful negotiation is the meat and potatoes of arbitration"

20 Letters

FUNDAMENTALFREQUENCY

The lowest tone of a harmonic series

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