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Synonyms for base

Synonyms for base

that on which something immaterial, such as an argument or a charge, rests

a fundamental principle or underlying concept

a center of organization, supply, or activity

the main part of a word to which affixes are attached

having or proceeding from low moral standards

lacking high station or birth

Synonyms for base

the bottom or lowest part

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(anatomy) the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment

a lower limit

the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained

a support or foundation

any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water

the bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed

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the most important or necessary part of something

(numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place

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

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a 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

(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed

the principal ingredient of a mixture

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a flat bottom on which something is intended to sit

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

use as a basis for

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situate as a center of operations

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

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serving as or forming a base

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of low birth or station ('base' is archaic in this sense)

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(used of metals) consisting of or alloyed with inferior metal

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not adhering to ethical or moral principles

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having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality

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illegitimate

debased

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Comparative base composition analysis at each codon position (Supplementary Table S2) reflected that the proportion of G at third codon position showed a relatively low value (Miya et al.
The base scenario corresponds to the case where no vehicle classes are excluded and corresponds to a base composition (HV--5%, C--24%, Auto--11%, 2W--51%, Bicycles--9%).
14 which was selected as a base composition for fourth stage melting by adding B 2 O 3 reducing CaO gradually with same ration to improve durability of glass.
In this example, the correct base composition (A19 G38 C12 T36) is derived from either the FTICR or TOF measurements.
The other evolutionary distance that has been shown to compensate for base composition bias is the Log Det/Paralinear procedure (Lockhart et al.
Because size and base composition influence the retention of single-stranded DNA in DHPLC (4), multiplexing of two or more minisequencing reactions requires empirical determination of the retention times for the primers and extension products in DHPLC.
Contract awarded for Eco-museum project base composition.
Phylogenetic trees were produced with a maximum likelihood method incorporating the GTR+ [GAMMA]+I model of nucleotide substitution, with the general time-reversible (GTR) substitution matrix, the base composition, the gamma ([GAMMA]) distribution of among-site rate variation, and the proportion of invariant sites (I) all estimated from the data.
Only about 25% built out, the city's tax base composition is expected to reflect more diversity through the establishment of additional commercial enterprises as the city continues to grow.
Contract awarded for fortune route 43 between intra - gueup-bike road base composition sinbuk construction waste services
The process uses broad-range polymerase chain reaction (PCR) to amplify nucleic acid targets from large groupings of organisms, electrospray ionization mass spectrometry for accurate mass measurements of PCR products, and base composition signature analysis to identify organisms in a sample.
As such, the tax base composition of the city is about two-thirds residential.
Sequence determination of the insert in pAT710 revealed that the base composition of this fragment was 57.
The report also shows the customer base composition from a segment standpoint for various types of service providers.
The city's tax base composition is overwhelmingly residential, and while residential construction has slowed from its prior pace, residential building activity is still ongoing according to city officials.