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basi [bá.si.] : rice wine (n.)
base [bá.si.] : base (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: base: base ]

Derivatives of basi

n. (artifact)1. base, base of operationsinstallation from which a military force initiates operations.; "the attack wiped out our forward bases"
~ air base, air stationa base for military aircraft.
~ army basea large base of operations for an army.
~ firebasean artillery base to support advancing troops.
~ military installationany facility servicing military forces.
~ navy basebase of operations for a naval fleet.
~ rocket basea military base for rocket missiles.
~ armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machinethe military forces of a nation.; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
n. (artifact)2. base, foot, foundation, fundament, groundwork, substructure, understructurelowest support of a structure.; "it was built on a base of solid rock"; "he stood at the foot of the tower"
~ beda foundation of earth or rock supporting a road or railroad track.; "the track bed had washed away"
~ raft foundationa foundation (usually on soft ground) consisting of an extended layer of reinforced concrete.
~ structure, constructiona thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts.; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
~ supportsupporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation.; "the statue stood on a marble support"
n. (artifact)3. bag, basea place that the runner must touch before scoring.; "he scrambled to get back to the bag"
~ baseball diamond, infield, diamondthe area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate.
~ baseball equipmentequipment used in playing baseball.
~ first basethe base that must be touched first by a base runner in baseball.
~ home base, home plate, plate, home(baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score.; "he ruled that the runner failed to touch home"
~ second basethe base that must be touched second by a base runner in baseball.
~ third base, thirdthe base that must be touched third by a base runner in baseball.; "he was cut down on a close play at third"
n. (object)4. basethe bottom or lowest part.; "the base of the mountain"
~ part, piecea portion of a natural object.; "they analyzed the river into three parts"; "he needed a piece of granite"
n. (location)5. base(anatomy) the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment.; "the base of the skull"
~ anatomy, general anatomythe branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals.
~ bottomthe lowest part of anything.; "they started at the bottom of the hill"
n. (communication)6. base, floora lower limit.; "the government established a wage floor"
~ controlthe economic policy of controlling or limiting or curbing prices or wages etc..; "they wanted to repeal all the legislation that imposed economic controls"
~ price floorfloor below which prices are not allowed to fall.; "the government used price supports to maintain the price floor"
~ wage floorfloor below which wages are not allowed to fall.
n. (cognition)7. base, basis, cornerstone, foundation, fundament, groundworkthe fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained.; "the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture"
~ explanationthought that makes something comprehensible.
~ meat and potatoesthe fundamental part.; "successful negotiation is the meat and potatoes of arbitration"
~ supposal, assumption, suppositiona hypothesis that is taken for granted.; "any society is built upon certain assumptions"
n. (artifact)8. base, pedestal, standa support or foundation.; "the base of the lamp"
~ brass monkeya metal stand that formerly held cannon balls on sailing ships.
~ staddlea base or platform on which hay or corn is stacked.
~ supportany device that bears the weight of another thing.; "there was no place to attach supports for a shelf"
~ triveta stand with short feet used under a hot dish on a table.
~ triveta three-legged metal stand for supporting a cooking vessel in a hearth.
n. (substance)9. base, nucleotidea phosphoric ester of a nucleoside; the basic structural unit of nucleic acids (DNA or RNA).
~ base pairone of the pairs of chemical bases joined by hydrogen bonds that connect the complementary strands of a DNA molecule or of an RNA molecule that has two strands; the base pairs are adenine with thymine and guanine with cytosine in DNA and adenine with uracil and guanine with cytosine in RNA.
~ adenosine monophosphate, adenylic acid, ampa nucleotide found in muscle cells and important in metabolism; reversibly convertible to ADP and ATP.
~ adenosine diphosphate, adpan ester of adenosine that is converted to ATP for energy storage.
~ adenosine triphosphate, atpa nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscle tissue; the major source of energy for cellular reactions.
~ deoxyadenosine monophosphate, aone of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose).
~ deoxycytidine monophosphate, cone of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose).
~ deoxyguanosine monophosphate, gone of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose).
~ deoxythymidine monophosphate, tone of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose).
~ esterformed by reaction between an acid and an alcohol with elimination of water.
~ mutonthe smallest unit of DNA where a mutation can occur.
~ u, uracila base containing nitrogen that is found in RNA (but not in DNA) and derived from pyrimidine; pairs with adenine.
n. (substance)10. alkali, baseany 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"
~ pyridinea toxic colorless flammable liquid organic base with a disagreeable odor; usually derived from coal.
~ purinea colorless crystalline organic base containing nitrogen; the parent compound of various biologically important substances.
~ purineany of several bases that are derivatives of purine.
~ chemical compound, compound(chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight.
~ glyoxaline, imidazole, iminazolean organic base C3H4N2; a histamine inhibitor.
~ cyanuramide, melaminea white crystalline organic base; used mainly in making melamine resins.
~ pyrimidineany of several basic compounds derived from pyrimidine.
n. (shape)11. basethe bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed.; "the base of the triangle"
~ flanka subfigure consisting of a side of something.
n. (linkdef)12. base, basisthe most important or necessary part of something.; "the basis of this drink is orange juice"
~ component part, part, portion, component, constituentsomething determined in relation to something that includes it.; "he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himself"; "I read a portion of the manuscript"; "the smaller component is hard to reach"; "the animal constituent of plankton"
n. (quantity)13. base, radix(numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place.; "10 is the radix of the decimal system"
~ number representation system, number system, numeration system, system of numerationany notation for the representation of numbers.
~ numbera concept of quantity involving zero and units.; "every number has a unique position in the sequence"
n. (location)14. base, homethe place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end.
~ locationa point or extent in space.
n. (group)15. al-qa'ida, al-qaeda, al-qaida, base, qaedaa terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups; has cells in more than 50 countries.
~ act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist actthe calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear.
~ foreign terrorist organization, fto, terrorist group, terrorist organizationa political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals.
~ afghanistan, islamic state of afghanistana mountainous landlocked country in central Asia; bordered by Iran to the west and Russia to the north and Pakistan to the east and south.; "Soviet troops invaded Afghanistan in 1979"
~ islamic republic of pakistan, pakistan, west pakistana Muslim republic that occupies the heartland of ancient south Asian civilization in the Indus River valley; formerly part of India; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947.
n. (communication)16. base, radical, root, root word, stem, theme(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed.; "thematic vowels are part of the stem"
~ linguisticsthe scientific study of language.
~ descriptor, form, signifier, word formthe phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something.; "the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached"
n. (artifact)17. base, infrastructurethe stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area.; "the industrial base of Japan"
~ communication equipment, communication systemfacility consisting of the physical plants and equipment for disseminating information.
~ fire station, firehousea station housing fire apparatus and firemen.
~ gas systemfacility (plant and equipment) for providing natural-gas service.
~ maina principal pipe in a system that distributes water or gas or electricity or that collects sewage.
~ penal facility, penal institutionan institution where persons are confined for punishment and to protect the public.
~ power grid, power system, grida system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region.
~ public worksstructures (such as highways or schools or bridges or docks) constructed at government expense for public use.
~ school systemestablishment including the plant and equipment for providing education from kindergarten through high school.
~ sewage system, sewage works, sewer systemfacility consisting of a system of sewers for carrying off liquid and solid sewage.
~ transportation, transportation system, transita facility consisting of the means and equipment necessary for the movement of passengers or goods.
~ water supply, water system, watera facility that provides a source of water.; "the town debated the purification of the water supply"; "first you have to cut off the water"
~ fund, store, stocka supply of something available for future use.; "he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars"
n. (artifact)18. basethe 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"
~ ingredienta component of a mixture or compound.
n. (artifact)19. basea flat bottom on which something is intended to sit.; "a tub should sit on its own base"
~ boxa (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid.; "he rummaged through a box of spare parts"
~ lampa piece of furniture holding one or more electric light bulbs.
~ vesselan object used as a container (especially for liquids).
~ bottom, underside, undersurfacethe lower side of anything.
n. (artifact)20. base(electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector.
~ electrodea conductor used to make electrical contact with some part of a circuit.
~ electronic transistor, junction transistor, transistora semiconductor device capable of amplification.
~ electronicsthe branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices.
v. (cognition)21. base, establish, found, grounduse as a basis for; found on.; "base a claim on some observation"
~ buildfound or ground.; "build a defense on nothing but the accused person's reputation"
v. (stative)22. basesituate as a center of operations.; "we will base this project in the new lab"
~ situate, locatedetermine or indicate the place, site, or limits of, as if by an instrument or by a survey.; "Our sense of sight enables us to locate objects in space"; "Locate the boundaries of the property"
v. (consumption)23. base, free-baseuse (purified cocaine) by burning it and inhaling the fumes.
~ do drugs, druguse recreational drugs.
adj. 24. basal, baseserving as or forming a base.; "the painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats"
~ basicpertaining to or constituting a base or basis.; "a basic fact"; "the basic ingredients"; "basic changes in public opinion occur because of changes in priorities"
adj. 25. base, baseborn, humble, lowlyof low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense).; "baseborn wretches with dirty faces"; "of humble (or lowly) birth"
~ lowbornof humble birth or origins.; "a topsy-turvy society of lowborn rich and blue-blooded poor"
adj. 26. base(used of metals) consisting of or alloyed with inferior metal.; "base coins of aluminum"; "a base metal"
~ inferiorof low or inferior quality.
adj. 27. base, immoralnot 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"
~ wrongcontrary to conscience or morality or law.; "it is wrong for the rich to take advantage of the poor"; "cheating is wrong"; "it is wrong to lie"
adj. 28. base, mean, meanspiritedhaving or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality.; "that liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble"; "taking a mean advantage"; "chok'd with ambition of the meaner sort"; "something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics"
~ ignoblecompletely lacking nobility in character or quality or purpose.; "something cowardly and ignoble in his attitude"; "I think it a less evil that some criminals should escape than that the government should play an ignoble part"
adj. 29. base, basebornillegitimate.
~ archaicism, archaismthe use of an archaic expression.
~ illegitimateof marriages and offspring; not recognized as lawful.
adj. 30. basedebased; not genuine.; "an attempt to eliminate the base coinage"
~ counterfeit, imitativenot genuine; imitating something superior.; "counterfeit emotion"; "counterfeit money"; "counterfeit works of art"; "a counterfeit prince"