An indispensable and fundamental basis:
the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained
The lowest or bottom part:
A pattern or schedule for proceeding:
A part or structure acting as a support, base, or foundation
(--- Botany) The base of the sporophyte in mosses and liverworts.
A basic introductory text or course of study.
The definition of innovation is invention or new.
An original product of human invention or artistic imagination:
An instituting or being instituted; establishment
The state of being supported:
Any basis or foundation
(Biology) A colony or community of organisms, usually of the same species:
The embedded part of an organ or structure such as a hair, tooth, or nerve, that serves as a base or support.
A flat structure, typically made of planks, logs, or barrels, that floats on water and is used for transport or as a platform for swimmers.
A heavy beam of timber, concrete, or steel, driven into the earth as a foundation or support for a structure.
An architectural support or base, as for a column or statue.
A group of persons organized for a particular purpose; an association or business.
An organization that administers such a fund
Funds invested for the support and benefit of a not-for-profit institution.
The definition of a donation is money or some other item of value given to a charity or a person in need.
An entity, usually a business, created by a legislative act or by individuals who have agreed upon and filed articles of incorporation with the state government. Ownership in the corporation is typically represented by shares of stock. Furthermore, a corporation is legally recognized as an artificial person whose existence is separate and distinct from that of its shareholders who are not personally responsible for the corporation’s acts and debts. As an artificial person, a corporation has the power to acquire, own, and convey property, to sue and be sued, and such other powers of a natural person that the law may confer upon it. Abbreviated corp. See charter, corporate, and seal.
A welfare institution, organization, or fund
A room or group of rooms below the ground level and usually under a building, often used for storing fuel, provisions, or wines
The far end or part:
Any flat surface used as a foundation or support, as the earth, gravel, etc. under the rails and ties of a railroad
The definition of an association is a relationship with an individual, group or organization.
Any association for mutual aid and the promotion of common interests
A group of persons:
(Architecture) The supporting base or groundwork of a structure, as for a monument or wall.
The definition of beam is a piece of wood, metal or steel which is typically long and squared that can be used as a building material.
A projecting structure, generally of brick or stone, built against a wall to support or reinforce it
The section of a hair projecting from the surface of the body.
Any of a series of feature articles appearing regularly in a newspaper or magazine, by a particular writer or about a certain subject
The basic facilities, services, and installations needed for the functioning of a community or society, such as transportation and communications systems, water and power lines, and public institutions including schools, post offices, and prisons.
A prop, as a beam, placed under or against something as a support or stabilizer; specif., any of the timbers used to support a boat or ship that is out of water
The act of skidding
A designated spot where someone or something may stand or wait.
An object placed beneath or against a structure to keep it from falling or shaking; a support.
A pillar, generally rectangular in cross section, supporting an arch or roof.
(Sports, informal) Last place in a sports conference standings.
A fact or cause that explains why something exists or has occurred:
The definition of a warrant is a document that gives authority for something.
A fundamental element, principle, or skill, as of a field of learning:
A principle, theory, law, etc. serving as a basis; essential part
Something, such as a chair or bench, that may be sat on:
The way in which a thing is made up; structure; organization; makeup
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