principal vs principle: What's the difference?

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Which is correct: principal or principle

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principalnoun

the educator who has executive authority for a school

principalnoun

the major party to a financial transaction at a stock exchange; buys and sells for his own account

principalnoun

an actor who plays a principal role

principalnoun

capital as contrasted with the income derived from it

principaladjective

most important element

principalnoun

(criminal law) any person involved in a criminal offense, regardless of whether the person profits from such involvement

principalnoun

the original amount of a debt on which interest is calculated

principlenoun

(law) an explanation of the fundamental reasons (especially an explanation of the working of some device in terms of laws of nature)

principlenoun

rule of personal conduct

principlenoun

a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system

principlenoun

a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct

principlenoun

a basic truth or law or assumption

principlenoun

a rule or standard especially of good behavior

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