Definition of principally in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈprɪnsɪp(ə)li/


[sentence adverb]
For the most part; chiefly: he was principally a landscape painter
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  • In most instances coals principally generate and expel gas on heating in the subsurface.
  • That Act will principally deal with all complaints issues and disciplinary issues.
  • This CD focuses principally on songs and arias recorded in one week in March 1907.

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