Origin of rudimentary
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They were carpenters making chairs, beds and other rudimentary pieces of furniture for the locals.
Blumenthal, a courtly gentleman of 68 in a perfectly crisp blue shirt, gets laughs by trotting out his rudimentary Spanish.Dan Malloy Is Progressives’ Dream Governor. So Why Isn’t He Winning?|David Freedlander|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The isolation wards, too, were classified as “rudimentary” lacking water, electricity, and waste disposal facilities.
With me tagging along, they dove into a rudimentary, damp shelter they had dug in a wood nearby.
Religious schools are being opened; social services, if rudimentary, are being organized.The Terrorist Caliph as Nation Builder in Iraq, Syria, and Beyond|Jamie Dettmer|July 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If the rudimentary kinless groups do indeed constitute a factor in human evolution, they are a most important factor.Folklore as an Historical Science|George Laurence Gomme
They have a real faith, but it is of the feeblest and most rudimentary kind.
Horn small, conical, sometimes (as in the figured specimen) rudimentary.
Now, the animals which we are here considering have but a rudimentary clavicle or are entirely without it.Artistic Anatomy of Animals|douard Cuyer
Commencing with the left superior central incisors, three cusps are present with a rudimentary palatine cusp.Degeneracy|Eugene S. Talbot