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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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Kanie T, Fujii K, Arikawa KI (2000) Flexural properties and impact strength of denture base polymer reinforced with woven glass fibres.
As seen from table 1 and graph 1, group the control (n=10) consisting of denture base acrylic specimens immersed in distilled water (10x10x2 mm), The mean colony count of candida on denture base acrylic specimens after immersion in Group A (hydrogen peroxide denture cleansers) ranged from a maximum of 70.
Because the denture base is fabricated by machining, polymerization shrinkage of the resin is eliminated, and the fit of the denture base is superior to that of conventionally denture bases.
Yeasts of the genus Candida are commonly present in plaque on denture bases but various other pathogens have been found to grow in denture plaque.
It was found that a very less number of patients (07) developed denture base fracture.
The incidence of complete denture fracture according to gender and thickness of denture base is shown in pie chart (Fig-2 & 3).
Lastly, denture base fracture was seen in 3% patients which were all due to dentures falling to the floor on repeated occasions.
Various commercially available nylon flexible denture base materials are now in use.
This article describes a method for fabricating an internally weighted mandibular complete denture using a cast metal insert in a processed denture base and neutral zone recording for tooth arrangement.
The resin denture base materials are composed by a monomer, (methylmethacrylate) and a polymer (polymethylmethacrylate, PMMA).
Some mechanical properties of a highly cross-linked, microwave-polymerized, injection-molded denture base polymer, Internationa.
Bactericidal efficacy of glycine-type amphoteric surfactant as a denture cleaner and its influence on properties of denture base resins.
Steel tape will also not compliment the denture instead it acts as a contrast to the denture base and will lead to an unesthetic appearance.
Effects of chemical disinfectants on the transverse strength of denture base acrylic resins.
Large residual ridges provide better support and stability for the denture base than those which are relatively resorbed.