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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Base  \Base\  (b[=a]s),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Based}  (b[=a]sd);  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Basing}.]  [From  {Base},  n.] 
  To  put  on  a  base  or  basis;  to  lay  the  foundation  of  to 
  found  as  an  argument  or  conclusion;  --  used  with  on  or  upon 
  --Bacon. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Based  \Based\,  p.  p.  &  a. 
  1.  Having  a  base,  or  having  as  a  base;  supported;  as 
  broad-based. 
 
  2.  [See  {Base},  n.,  18-21.]  Wearing,  or  protected  by  bases. 
  [Obs.]  ``Based  in  lawny  velvet.''  --E.  Hall. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  based 
  adj  1:  being  derived  from  usually  followed  by  on"  or  "upon":  "a 
  film  based  on  a  best-selling  novel" 
  2:  having  a  base;  "firmly  based  ice" 
  3:  having  a  basis;  often  used  as  combining  terms;  "a  soundly 
  based  argument";  "well-founded  suspicions"  [syn:  {founded}] 
  4:  having  a  base  of  operations;  "a  company  based  in  Atlanta" 
  [syn:  {based(p)}] 




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