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Correct spelling:
foundation
Definition:
education or instruction in the fundamentals of a field of knowledge; " he lacks the foundation necessary for advanced study"; " a good grounding in mathematics"

Synonyms:

noun
academy
league, fraternity.
authorization
warrant.
basics
first steps, abc.
basis for something physical or mental
groundwork, bed, heart, abcs, understructure, justification, footing, authority, base, basics, Underpinning, nub, brass tacks, bottom line, nitty-gritty, substratum, foot, ground, support, infrastructure, guts, bedrock, reason, stay, nuts and bolts, substructure, prop, root, bottom.
beginning
start.
bottom
sole, nadir, underside, foot, depths, bottom, base, underneath, basement.
cause
Causations, prime mover, motivations, maker, determinants, mainspring, causation, mainsprings, determinant.
cornerstone
key element, linchpins, linchpin, main ingredient.
cosmetics
makeup.
creation
formulations, formulation, nativities, laying down, nativity, Siring.
established institution
association, plantation, guild, endowment, set-up, establishment, inauguration, settlement, institute, trusteeship, company, corporation, charity, society, organization.
fabric
make-up, fabrics, texture, make-ups.
foundation
initiation, foot, grounding, founding, groundwork, foundation garment, origination, institution, fundament, instauration, innovation, creation, base, cornerstone, substructure, understructure, basis.
foundation garment
Bandeaux, bra, brassiere, brassieres, shapewear, BRAS, bandeau.
fundamentals
rudiments, basics.
groundwork
understructure, groundwork.
group
foundation.
keystone
head stone, keystones.
linkdef
foundation.
make up
face powder, eyeliner, bindi, eyebrow pencil, eye shadow, compact, blush, greasepaint, blusher.
measure
criterion.
pedestal
plinths, mounting, mountings, substructures, plinth, substructure.
preparation
homeworks, tryout, gestation, getting ready, incubations, build-up, lead time, putting in order, making ready, incubation, build-ups, training, schoolwork, homework.
rudiment
resting place, rudiment.
rudiments
first principles, first principle.
ruins
ruin.
structure
fabric.
support
fulcrum, Fulcrums, stiffener, support, sustentation, flotation, stiffeners, stilts, stilt, Fulcra, flotations, stave.
validity
validness, legitimacy.
Examples of usage:
  1. Join the pistillum to a strong stem, passing white wax round to form a foundation. – The Royal Guide to Wax Flower Modelling by Emma Peachey
  2. Here is the foundation of what is dramatic. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  3. The first two or three years can but lay a foundation, on which to build afterwards. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  4. I am sure we are meant to use the past as a foundation stone for the future. – Christina by L. G. Moberly
  5. It was he that admitted the facts assumed to be the foundation of his duty; the negative he was bound to prove, and he never offered to prove it. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
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