noun. ['ˈruːdɪmənt'] the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).
- first rudiment
- basic principle
- first principle
- fundamental principle
Words that Rhyme with Rudiment
Example sentences of the word rudiment
1. Noun, singular or mass
The rudiment slowly develops into an adult urchin and sinks to the ocean floor.
noun. ['ˈruːdɪmənt'] the remains of a body part that was functional at an earlier stage of life.