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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Basyle  \Bas"yle\,  n.  [Gr.  ?  base  +  ?  wood.  See  {-yl}.]  (Chem.) 
  A  positive  or  nonacid  constituent  of  compound,  either 
  elementary,  or  if  compound,  performing  the  functions  of  an