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based meaning

EN[bejst]
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  • Verb
    1. simple past tense and past participle of base.
      1. Being derived from (usually followed by on or upon).
        1. It's a new film based on a best-selling novel.
      2. Having a base.
        1. The ladder is based on the even sidewalk for stability.
      3. Having a base of operations.
        1. The company is based in New York.
    2. AdjectiveCOMmore basedSUPmost based
      1. founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms.
        1. That was a soundly based argument.
      2. SLA (of a person) not caring what others think about his or her personality, style, or behavior; focused on maintaining individuality.
        1. So a based dude like Hotwheels doing what he does with what he has and going conservative real talk on them makes the blood boilcurdle.
        2. The based owner of this site doesn't tell reasons why he bans users.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • We selected devices with <10% oversizing based on the diameter of the proximal nondissected aorta.
        • “The Ascent of Money,” based on his book of the same title, secures his position as television’s most flamboyant, showmanish public intellectual.
        • Calculation of this measure is based on the analysis of the oxygen saturation signal searching for desaturation and resaturation patterns to obtain an estimation of the number of apneic events.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Based on the prosomeric model [40–42], prethalamus corresponds to prosomere 3 (p3).
        • Based on the prosomeric model [40 –42 ], prethalamus corresponds to prosomere 3 (p3).
        • Based on carbon dating, the site was redated to 5000 BC.

    Meaning of based for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "based" is an adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Participles
              • Past participles
              • Verb simple past forms
          Difficultness: Level 1
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          Definiteness: Level 2
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          Definite    ➨     Versatile

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