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Base 1

Definition: Of little, or less than the usual, height; of low growth; as, base shrubs.

Base 2

Definition: Low in place or position.

Base 3

Definition: Of humble birth; or low degree; lowly; mean.

Base 4

Definition: Illegitimate by birth; bastard.

Base 5

Definition: Of little comparative value, as metal inferior to gold and silver, the precious metals.

Base 6

Definition: Alloyed with inferior metal; debased; as, base coin; base bullion.

Base 7

Definition: Morally low. Hence: Low-minded; unworthy; without dignity of sentiment; ignoble; mean; illiberal; menial; as, a base fellow; base motives; base occupations.

Base 8

Definition: Not classical or correct.

Base 9

Definition: Deep or grave in sound; as, the base tone of a violin.

Base 10

Definition: Not held by honorable service; as, a base estate, one held by services not honorable; held by villenage. Such a tenure is called base, or low, and the tenant, a base tenant.

Base 11

Definition: The bottom of anything, considered as its support, or that on which something rests for support; the foundation; as, the base of a statue.

Base 12

Definition: Fig.: The fundamental or essential part of a thing; the essential principle; a groundwork.

Base 13

Definition: The lower part of a wall, pier, or column, when treated as a separate feature, usually in projection, or especially ornamented.

Base 14

Definition: The lower part of a complete architectural design, as of a monument; also, the lower part of any elaborate piece of furniture or decoration.

Base 15

Definition: That extremity of a leaf, fruit, etc., at which it is attached to its support.

Base 16

Definition: The positive, or non-acid component of a salt; a substance which, combined with an acid, neutralizes the latter and forms a salt; applied also to the hydroxides of the positive elements or radicals, and to certain organic bodies resembling them in their property of forming salts with acids.

Base 17

Definition: The chief ingredient in a compound.

Base 18

Definition: A substance used as a mordant.

Base 19

Definition: The exterior side of the polygon, or that imaginary line which connects the salient angles of two adjacent bastions.

Base 20

Definition: The line or surface constituting that part of a figure on which it is supposed to stand.

Base 21

Definition: The number from which a mathematical table is constructed; as, the base of a system of logarithms.

Base 22

Definition: A low, or deep, sound. (Mus.) (a) The lowest part; the deepest male voice. (b) One who sings, or the instrument which plays, base.

Base 23

Definition: A place or tract of country, protected by fortifications, or by natural advantages, from which the operations of an army proceed, forward movements are made, supplies are furnished, etc.

Base 24

Definition: The smallest kind of cannon.

Base 25

Definition: That part of an organ by which it is attached to another more central organ.

Base 26

Definition: The basal plane of a crystal.

Base 27

Definition: The ground mass of a rock, especially if not distinctly crystalline.

Base 28

Definition: The lower part of the field. See Escutcheon.

Base 29

Definition: The housing of a horse.

Base 30

Definition: A kind of skirt often of velvet or brocade, but sometimes of mailed armor) which hung from the middle to about the knees, or lower.

Base 31

Definition: The lower part of a robe or petticoat.

Base 32

Definition: An apron.

Base 33

Definition: The point or line from which a start is made; a starting place or a goal in various games.

Base 34

Definition: A line in a survey which, being accurately determined in length and position, serves as the origin from which to compute the distances and positions of any points or objects connected with it by a system of triangles.

Base 35

Definition: Any one of the four bounds which mark the circuit of the infield.

Base 36

Definition: To put on a base or basis; to lay the foundation of; to found, as an argument or conclusion; used with on or upon.

Base 37

Definition: To abase; to let, or cast, down; to lower.

Base 38

Definition: To reduce the value of; to debase.

base 39

Definition: a support or foundation; "the base of the lamp"

base 40

Definition: place that runner must touch before scoring; "he scrambled to get back to the bag"

base 41

Definition: (electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector

base 42

Definition: installation from which a military force initiates operations; "the attack wiped out our forward bases"

base 43

Definition: a flat bottom on which something is intended to sit; "a tub should sit on its own base"

base 44

Definition: 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"

base 45

Definition: lowest support of a structure; "it was built on a base of solid rock"; "he stood at the foot of the tower"

base 46

Definition: the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area; "the industrial base of Japan"

base 47

Definition: the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained; "the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture"

base 48

Definition: (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; "thematic vowels are part of the stem"

base 49

Definition: a lower limit; "the government established a wage floor"

Base 50

Definition: an intensely anti-western terrorist network that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist group; has cells in more than countries

base 51

Definition: the place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end

base 52

Definition: (anatomy) the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment; "the base of the skull"

base 53

Definition: the bottom or lowest part; "the base of the mountain"

base 54

Definition: (numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place; is the radix of the decimal system"

base 55

Definition: the most important or necessary part of something; "the basis of this drink is orange juice"

base 56

Definition: the bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed; "the base of the triangle"

base 57

Definition: 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"

base 58

Definition: use as a basis for; found on; "base a claim on some observation"

base 59

Definition: assign to a station

base 60

Definition: use (purified cocaine) by burning it and inhaling the fumes

base 61

Definition: debased; not genuine; "an attempt to eliminate the base coinage"

base 62

Definition: illegitimate

base 63

Definition: having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality; "that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble"- Edmund Burke; "taking a mean advantage"; "chok''d with ambition of the meaner sort"- Shakespeare; "something essentially vulga

base 64

Definition: of low birth or station (`base'' is archaic in this sense); "baseborn wretches with dirty faces"; "of humble (or lowly) birth"

base 65

Definition: serving as or forming a base; "the painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats"

base 66

Definition: not adhering to ethical or moral principles; "base and unpatriotic motives"; "a base, degrading way of life"; "cheating is dishonorable"; "they considered colonialism immoral"; "unethical practices in handling public funds"

base 67

Definition: (used of metals) consisting of or alloyed with inferior metal; "base coins of aluminum"; "a base metal"


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