basset definition

  • noun:
    • a card game
    • a casino game at cards, resembling the modern faro, thought to happen designed at Venice.
    • The edge of a geological stratum in the surface of the floor; the outcrop.
    • a-game of cards resembling faro, designed in Venice, and preferred throughout Europe during eighteenth century and also the second part of the seventeenth.
    • In geology and mining, an outcrop.
    • identical to basset-hound.
    • smooth-haired breed of hound with brief legs and long ears
  • verb:
    • To incline up to be able to appear at the area.
    • look at surface
  • adjective:
    • Inclined up.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To incline upward so as to appear at the surface; to crop out.
  • others:
    • In geology and mining, outcropping.
    • In geology and mining, appearing at surface; crop on: said of this sides of strata.

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