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  Definition of basis
  1. the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained; "the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture"
  2. a relation that provides the foundation for something; "they were on a friendly footing"; "he worked on an interim basis"
  3. the most important or necessary part of something; "the basis of this drink is orange juice"
Similar Words: base, foundation, fundament, groundwork, cornerstone, footing, ground

 

Hyponyms: meat and potatoes, common ground

 

Part Meronyms: explanation

 

Derivational Morphology: establish, base, ground, found

 

Anagrams: Basia, baisa

 

 
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