Basis synonyms

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A foundation is defined as an organization set up to finance or complete projects, usually for a non-profit organization such as a school or a church.
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The act of justifying.
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(Plural only) The sediment at the bottom of a liquid, or from which a liquid has been filtered (as in coffee grounds).
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A prior statement upon which a conclusion is deduced.
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(Music) The lowest, or root, tone of a chord
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Something which supports. Often used attributively, as a complement or supplement to.
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An explanation or justification of an act, idea, etc.
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(Euphemistic) An excuse, apologetic justification not based on enough evidence.
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An intellectual foundation
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A person's experience, training, and education:
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The person, place, or thing from which something (information, goods, etc.) comes or is acquired.
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Power assigned to another; authorization:
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The definition of a principle is a basic truth or the source or origin of something or someone.
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Work done in preparation
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A supporting structure or foundation, esp. one placed beneath a wall
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A center of operations or source of supply; headquarters, as of a military operation or exploring expedition
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An established principle in some artistic practice or science that is universally received.
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Assumption is defined as the act of taking on new responsibilities.
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An intellectual foundation
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Something assumed without proof as being self-evident or generally accepted, especially when used as a basis for an argument:
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(Grammar) The word, phrase, or clause that determines what a pronoun refers to, as the children in The teacher asked the children where they were going.
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(Music) Musicians and vocalists who support the main performer
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(Uncountable) The degree of evidence which convinces the mind of any truth or fact, and produces belief; a test by facts or arguments which induce, or tend to induce, certainty of the judgment; conclusive evidence; demonstration.
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A thing, a document, or the testimony of a person that bears on the truth or falsity of an assertion made in litigation; the totality of such items introduced in a trial; the legal doctrines pertaining to the admission, use, and evaluation of such items.
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Facts that can be analyzed or used in an effort to gain knowledge or make decisions; information.
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Procedures to provide such protection or defense
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Justification or reasonable grounds for some act, course, statement, or belief
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A difficult problem; puzzling thing
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Anything serving as a center of growth or development
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Capacity for sympathy or generosity; compassion:
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(Architecture, engineering) The thickened or sloping portion of a wall, or of an embankment at its foot; foundation.
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By extension, that which is prominent, fundamental, noteworthy, or central.
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A small plot of cultivated or planted land:
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The far end or part:
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The ground or basis for a lawsuit.
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The definition of core is the inside, central, basis of something, or the fibrous seed containing center of some fruits.
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Essence is defined as the core nature or most important qualities of a person or thing.
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An area of land designated for a particular purpose:
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(Music) A motif; a theme or subject, especially one that is central to the work or often repeated. [from 19th c.]
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The part of a plant, usually below the ground, that lacks nodes, shoots, and leaves, holds the plant in position, draws water and nourishment from the soil, and stores food
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The highest point; the vertex:
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A conference or meeting of high-level leaders, usually called to shape a program of action.
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(Nautical) A platform enclosing the head of each mast of a sailing ship, to which the topmast rigging is attached.
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The end opposite the head, top, or front:
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The lowest or supporting part or structure
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The horizontal portion of a chair or other furniture designed for sitting.
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A foundation or groundwork.
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A person’s condition, position or standing relative to that of others.
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A word or phrase, especially one from a specialised area of knowledge.
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A fundamental principle or skill, especially in a field of learning (often in the plural).
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(Cricket) A set of six legal balls bowled.
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An established position from which to operate or deal with others
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Find another word for basis. In this page you can discover 54 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for basis, like: foundation, justification, grounds, premise, fundamental, support, reason, explanation, raison d'être (French), background and source.