based definition

  • adjective:
    • founded on; having a foundation; often found in combining forms
    • Having a base, or having as a base; supported.
    • Wearing, or protected by, basics.
    • having a base
    • having a base of businesses (frequently made use of as a combining kind)
  • verb:
    • Easy past tight and previous participle of base.
    • Being derived from (usually followed by on or upon).
    • Having a base
    • Having a base of functions.
  • others:
    • Wearing or clothed in a base or skirt.

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