Basics and Mechanics


Basics noun - General or basic truths on which other truths or theories can be based.
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Mechanics and basics are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Mechanics" instead a noun "Basics".

Nearby Words: basic, basically


Mechanics noun - The characteristic peculiarities and technicalities of something.
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Basics and mechanics are semantically related. You can use "Basics" instead a noun "Mechanics".

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  • Tabletop Game / The Witcher: Game of Imagination Being a teaser, it only covers the bare basics of the mechanics and contains a simple example scenario.
  • Video Game / World of Tanks Terrain effects are also a bit more nuanced than the previous hard/medium/soft ground mechanics, but the basics still hold true in a primary sense.
  • Video Game / Elsword Fantasy Kitchen Sink: Let's see, you fight with forest guardians, then robots, then more robots, then suddenly back to medieval... First Town: The Ruben Village, where you learn the basics of the game mechanics.
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