base

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  • Many of the largest companies in the country are based in the city.
  • Teams are divided into seven levels based on the performance of each country.
  • This city would serve as his base for the remainder of the war.
  • The party system is a based on the United States party system.
  • Their works are lost, but later works based on these original sources have survived.
  • In particular, the length of each base pair is the same.
  • Today, two minor league teams are based in the state.
  • Then in turn there are three levels of friendship based on each of those levels.
  • The film was based on the stage play.
  • It was originally a command-line based system.
  • They used the remaining walls as bases for the construction of a new city.
  • It has become common practice to maintain code bases in version control systems.
  • Various motion pictures based upon the series have been made.
  • But it is not known if any experiment based on this idea has been ever achieved.
  • The base station, as described by the author, could serve several customers.
  • Many counties and cities charge their own rates in addition to the base state rate.
  • Such bombers could fly out of reach of ground based anti-aircraft guns.
  • The players score by running around the four bases on the field.
  • In the early years of knowledge-based systems the knowledge-bases were fairly small.
  • Upon base closure, the base property will be returned to the German national government.
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Meaning of base

  • noun Installation from which a military force initiates operations
    the attack wiped out our forward bases
  • noun A place that the runner must touch before scoring
    he scrambled to get back to the bag
  • noun The bottom or lowest part
    the base of the mountain
  • noun (anatomy) the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment
    the base of the skull
  • noun A support or foundation
    the base of the lamp
  • noun Any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water
    bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia
  • noun The bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed
    the base of the triangle
  • noun (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place
    10 is the radix of the decimal system
  • noun The place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end
  • noun The principal ingredient of a mixture
    glycerinated gelatin is used as a base for many ointments, he told the painter that he wanted a yellow base with just a hint of green, everything she cooked seemed to have rice as the base
  • noun A flat bottom on which something is intended to sit
    a tub should sit on its own base
  • noun (electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector
  • verb Situate as a center of operations
    we will base this project in the new lab