## Answer: AXIOM

AXIOM is a crossword puzzle answer that we have spotted 75 times.

### Referring Clues:

- If A = B and B = C, then A = C, e.g.
- Adage
- Words to live by
- It goes without saying
- Accepted rule
- It's a given
- "Crime does not pay," e.g.
- Self-evident truth
- Principle
- Basic assumption
- Given
- Saw
- "Lost time is never found again," e.g.
- Assumed truth
- Universal principle
- Universally accepted principle
- "If it ain't broke, don't fix it," e.g.
- Truism
- "What goes up must come down," e.g.
- It requires no proof
- If A=B and B=C, then A=C, e.g.
- Universally accepted statement
- "There's no such thing as a free lunch," e.g.
- Accepted statement
- Assumed truth, in logic
- "Power corrupts," e.g.
- Postulate
- Knowledge base?
- Established rule
- Isuzu SUV
- Spaceship in "Wall-E"
- Statement that needs no proof
- Geometry truth
- Accepted postulate
- Geometry basic
- It's accepted as true without proof
- Accepted truth
- Mathematical truism
- Self-evident principle
- Fundamental truth
- ''Crime does not pay,'' e.g.
- Universally accepted truth
- Bit of wisdom
- Widely accepted saying
- Geometry postulate
- We hold this truth to be self-evident
- Math proposition
- Established principle
- Accepted principle
- "Good things come to those who wait," e.g.
- It's assumed
- Theorem
- Truth held to be self-evident
- Basic principle
- "Lost time is never found again," for one
- Wise saying
- Obvious truth
- Aphorism
- Geometric truth
- Self-evident proposition
- Geometry staple
- Euclidean statement
- Logical proposition
- Murphy's law, e.g.
- Fundamental principle
- Start of a mathematical proof
- Saying that often goes without saying
- Universal truth
- Geometric given
- If X=Y and Y=Z, then X=Z, e.g.
- "All right angles are congruent," e.g.
- If a > b and b > c, then a > c, e.g.
- Statement
- "Don't bite the hand that feeds you," e.g.
- x + 0 = x, e.g.

### Last Seen In:

- New York Times - September 15, 2018
- King Syndicate - Thomas Joseph - September 13, 2018
- King Syndicate - Thomas Joseph - August 16, 2018
- New York Times - June 24, 2018
- Universal - May 02, 2018
- Netword - March 04, 2018
- King Syndicate - Thomas Joseph - March 01, 2018
- New York Times - February 27, 2018
- New York Times - February 06, 2018
- LA Times - February 02, 2018
- LA Times - November 03, 2017
- LA Times - November 01, 2017
- King Syndicate - Eugene Sheffer - October 27, 2017
- USA Today - September 28, 2017
- USA Today - September 06, 2017
- Netword - July 28, 2017
- King Syndicate - Thomas Joseph - July 18, 2017
- King Syndicate - Thomas Joseph - April 17, 2017
- Universal - February 27, 2017
- King Syndicate - Eugene Sheffer - February 25, 2017

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