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Synonyms of 'staple'

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in the sense of main
Definition
chief or principal
My main concern now is to protect the children.
in the sense of must
Definition
an essential or necessary thing
A visit to the motor museum is a must.
Synonyms
sine qua non,
necessary thing,
must-have
in the sense of necessity
Definition
something needed
Water is a basic necessity of life.
in the sense of predominant
Definition
being more important or noticeable than others
He played a predominant role in shaping French economic policy.
in the sense of primary
Definition
first in importance
the primary cause of the disease
in the sense of requisite
Definition
something essential
a major requisite for the work of the analysts

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