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Base vs. Location: Know the Difference

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By Shumaila Saeed || Updated on December 25, 2023
Base refers to a central point of operation or activity, whereas Location denotes a specific place or position.
Base vs. Location

Key Differences

Base often implies a starting point or a foundation, essential in various contexts like military, science, or mathematics. In contrast, Location specifically refers to a geographical point or area, highlighting its physical presence or placement.
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In technology, Base can mean the underlying system or platform, such as a database or operating system. Location, on the other hand, might refer to the physical or digital place where something is situated, like server location.
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In business, Base can represent the core market or headquarters of a company, reflecting its main area of operation. Location typically signifies a specific branch, office, or place where the business is conducted.
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In biology, Base might refer to the basic building blocks of DNA or RNA, fundamental for genetic coding. In geography, Location is used to describe the exact positioning of a geographical feature.
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In a metaphorical sense, Base can denote the principal element or idea of a theory or concept. Location is used more literally to denote a place where events occur or where objects are situated.
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Definition

Central point of operation or theory
Specific place or position
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Contextual Use

Foundation, platform, core idea
Geographical or physical placement
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Business Implication

Core market, headquarters
Specific office or branch
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Technological Aspect

Underlying system or platform
Physical or digital place
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Metaphorical Meaning

Principal element of a concept
Literal place of events or objects
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Base and Location Definitions

Base

Central point of operations.
The company's base is in New York.
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Location

A particular place or position.
The location of the event is downtown.
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Base

Lowest part or edge.
The mountain's base was covered in trees.
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Location

A site used for filming.
They scouted for a location in the desert.
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Base

The lowest or bottom part
The base of a cliff.
The base of a lamp.
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Location

A place where a business is situated.
They opened a new location in Chicago.
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Base

The part of a plant or animal organ that is nearest to its point of attachment.
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Location

A place where something happens or is set.
The novel's location is a small coastal town.
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The point of attachment of such an organ.
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Location

The act or process of locating
Location of the lost hikers took two days.
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Base

A supporting part or layer; a foundation
A skyscraper built on a base of solid rock.
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A place where something is or could be located; a site.
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A basic or underlying element; infrastructure
The nation's industrial base.
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A site away from a studio at which part or all of a movie is shot
Filming a Western on location in the Mexican desert.
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The fundamental principle or underlying concept of a system or theory; a basis.
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A tract of land that has been surveyed and marked off.
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A fundamental ingredient; a chief constituent
A paint with an oil base.
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A particular point or place in physical space.
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The fact, observation, or premise from which a reasoning process is begun.
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Location

An act of locating.
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(Games) A starting point, safety area, or goal.
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(South Africa) An apartheid-era urban area populated by non-white people; township.
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(Baseball) Any one of the four corners of an infield, marked by a bag or plate, that must be touched by a runner before a run can be scored.
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(legal) A leasing on rent.
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A center of organization, supply, or activity; a headquarters.
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A contract for the use of a thing, or service of a person, for hire.
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The portion of a social organization, especially a political party, consisting of the most dedicated or motivated members.
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The marking out of the boundaries, or identifying the place or site of, a piece of land, according to the description given in an entry, plan, map, etc
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A fortified center of operations.
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(Kenya) An administrative region in Kenya, below counties and subcounties, and further divided into sublocations.
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A supply center for a large force of military personnel.
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Location

The act or process of locating.
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A facial cosmetic used to even out the complexion or provide a surface for other makeup; a foundation.
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Location

Situation; place; locality.
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(Architecture) The lowest part of a structure, such as a wall, considered as a separate unit
The base of a column.
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Location

That which is located; a tract of land designated in place.
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(Heraldry) The lower part of a shield.
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A leasing on rent.
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(Linguistics) A morpheme or morphemes regarded as a form to which affixes or other bases may be added.
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A point or extent in space
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The side or face of a geometric figure to which an altitude is or is thought to be drawn.
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The act of putting something in a certain place or location
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The number that is raised to various powers to generate the principal counting units of a number system. The base of the decimal system, for example, is 10.
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A determination of the location of something;
He got a good fix on the target
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The number raised to the logarithm of a designated number in order to produce that designated number; the number at which a chosen logarithmic scale has the value 1.
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The action or process of locating.
The location of the lost ship took weeks.
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A line used as a reference for measurement or computations.
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Any of a class of compounds whose aqueous solutions are characterized by a bitter taste, a slippery feel, the ability to turn litmus blue, and the ability to react with acids to form salts.
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A substance that yields hydroxide ions when dissolved in water.
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A substance that can act as a proton acceptor.
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A substance that can donate a pair of electrons to form a covalent bond.
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The region in a transistor between the emitter and the collector.
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The electrode attached to this region.
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One of the nitrogen-containing purines (adenine and guanine) or pyrimidines (cytosine, thymine, and uracil) that occurs attached to the sugar component of DNA or RNA.
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A bass singer or voice.
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Forming or serving as a base
A base layer of soil.
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Situated at or near the base or bottom
A base camp for the mountain climbers.
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(Chemistry) Of, relating to, or containing a base.
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Having or showing a lack of decency; contemptible, mean-spirited, or selfish.
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Being a metal that is of little value.
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Containing such metals
Base coins.
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(Archaic) Of low birth, rank, or position.
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(Obsolete) Short in stature.
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To form or provide a base for
Based the new company in Portland.
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To find a basis for; establish
Based her conclusions on the report.
A film based on a best-selling novel.
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To assign to a base; station
Troops based in the Middle East.
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Something from which other things extend; a foundation.
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A supporting, lower or bottom component of a structure or object.
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The starting point of a logical deduction or thought; basis.
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A permanent structure for housing military personnel and material.
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The place where decisions for an organization are made; headquarters.
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A basic but essential component or ingredient.
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A substance used as a mordant in dyeing.
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(cosmetics) Foundation: a cosmetic cream to make the face appear uniform.
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(chemistry) Any of a class of generally water-soluble compounds, having bitter taste, that turn red litmus blue, and react with acids to form salts.
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Important areas in games and sports.
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A safe zone in the children's games of tag and hide-and-go-seek.
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(baseball) One of the four places that a runner can stand without being subject to being tagged out when the ball is in play.
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(architecture) The lowermost part of a column, between the shaft and the pedestal or pavement.
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A nucleotide's nucleobase in the context of a DNA or RNA biopolymer.
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(botany) The end of a leaf, petal or similar organ where it is attached to its support.
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(electronics) The name of the controlling terminal of a bipolar transistor (BJT).
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(geometry) The lowest side of a triangle or other polygon, or the lowest face of a cone, pyramid or other polyhedron laid flat.
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(heraldry) The lowest third of a shield or escutcheon.
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(heraldry) The lower part of the field. See escutcheon.
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(mathematics) A number raised to the power of an exponent.
The logarithm to base 2 of 8 is 3.
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(mathematics) radix.
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(topology) The set of sets from which a topology is generated.
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(topology) A topological space, looked at in relation to one of its covering spaces, fibrations, or bundles.
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(group theory) A sequence of elements not jointly stabilized by any nontrivial group element.
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In hand-to-hand balance, the person who supports the flyer; the person that remains in contact with the ground.
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(linguistics) A morpheme (or morphemes) that serves as a basic foundation on which affixes can be attached.
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(music) bass
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The smallest kind of cannon.
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(archaic) The housing of a horse.
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A kind of skirt (often of velvet or brocade, but sometimes of mail or other armour) which hung from the middle to about the knees, or lower.
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(obsolete) The lower part of a robe or petticoat.
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(obsolete) An apron.
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A line in a survey which, being accurately determined in length and position, serves as the origin from which to compute the distances and positions of any points or objects connected with it by a system of triangles.
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(politics) A group of voters who almost always support a single party's candidates for elected office.
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(Marxism) The forces and relations of production that produce the necessities and amenities of life.
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A material that holds paint or other materials together; a binder.
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(aviation) base leg
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(slang) freebase cocaine
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The game of prisoners' bars.
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Alternative form of BASE
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(transitive) To give as its foundation or starting point; to lay the foundation of.
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(transitive) To be located (at a particular place).
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To act as a base; to be the person supporting the flyer.
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(slang) To freebase.
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(obsolete) Low in height; short.
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Low in place or position.
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(obsolete) Of low value or degree.
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(archaic) Of low social standing or rank; vulgar, common.
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Morally reprehensible, immoral; cowardly.
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Inferior; unworthy, of poor quality.
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(of a metal) Not considered precious or noble.
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Alloyed with inferior metal; debased.
Base coin
Base bullion
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(obsolete) Of illegitimate birth; bastard.
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Not classical or correct.
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Obsolete form of bass
The base tone of a violin
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(legal) Not held by honourable service.
A base estate is one held by services not honourable, or held by villenage. Such a tenure is called base, or low, and the tenant is a base tenant.
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Of little, or less than the usual, height; of low growth; as, base shrubs.
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Low in place or position.
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Of humble birth; or low degree; lowly; mean.
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Illegitimate by birth; bastard.
Why bastard? wherefore base?
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Of little comparative value, as metal inferior to gold and silver, the precious metals.
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Alloyed with inferior metal; debased; as, base coin; base bullion.
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Morally low. Hence: Low-minded; unworthy; without dignity of sentiment; ignoble; mean; illiberal; menial; as, a base fellow; base motives; base occupations.
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Not classical or correct.
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Deep or grave in sound; as, the base tone of a violin.
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Not held by honorable service; as, a base estate, one held by services not honorable; held by villenage. Such a tenure is called base, or low, and the tenant, a base tenant.
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The bottom of anything, considered as its support, or that on which something rests for support; the foundation; as, the base of a statue.
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Fig.: The fundamental or essential part of a thing; the essential principle; a groundwork.
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The lower part of a wall, pier, or column, when treated as a separate feature, usually in projection, or especially ornamented.
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That extremity of a leaf, fruit, etc., at which it is attached to its support.
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The positive, or non-acid component of a salt; a substance which, combined with an acid, neutralizes the latter and forms a salt; - applied also to the hydroxides of the positive elements or radicals, and to certain organic bodies resembling them in their property of forming salts with acids.
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The chief ingredient in a compound.
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A substance used as a mordant.
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The exterior side of the polygon, or that imaginary line which connects the salient angles of two adjacent bastions.
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The line or surface constituting that part of a figure on which it is supposed to stand.
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The number from which a mathematical table is constructed; as, the base of a system of logarithms.
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A low, or deep, sound. (Mus.) (a) The lowest part; the deepest male voice. (b) One who sings, or the instrument which plays, base.
The trebles squeak for fear, the bases roar.
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A place or tract of country, protected by fortifications, or by natural advantages, from which the operations of an army proceed, forward movements are made, supplies are furnished, etc.
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The smallest kind of cannon.
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That part of an organ by which it is attached to another more central organ.
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The basal plane of a crystal.
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The ground mass of a rock, especially if not distinctly crystalline.
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The lower part of the field. See Escutcheon.
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The housing of a horse.
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A kind of skirt (often of velvet or brocade, but sometimes of mailed armor) which hung from the middle to about the knees, or lower.
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The lower part of a robe or petticoat.
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An apron.
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The point or line from which a start is made; a starting place or a goal in various games.
To their appointed base they went.
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A line in a survey which, being accurately determined in length and position, serves as the origin from which to compute the distances and positions of any points or objects connected with it by a system of triangles.
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A rustic play; - called also prisoner's base, prison base, or bars.
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Any one of the four bounds which mark the circuit of the infield.
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To put on a base or basis; to lay the foundation of; to found, as an argument or conclusion; - used with on or upon.
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To abase; to let, or cast, down; to lower.
If any . . . based his pike.
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To reduce the value of; to debase.
Metals which we can not base.
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Base

Any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water;
Bases include oxides and hydroxides of metals and ammonia
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Base

Installation from which a military force initiates operations;
The attack wiped out our forward bases
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Base

Lowest support of a structure;
It was built on a base of solid rock
He stood at the foot of the tower
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Place that runner must touch before scoring;
He scrambled to get back to the bag
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(numeration system) the positive integer that is equivalent to one in the next higher counting place;
10 is the radix of the decimal system
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The bottom or lowest part;
The base of the mountain
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(anatomy) the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment;
The base of the skull
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Base

A lower limit;
The government established a wage floor
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The fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained;
The whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture
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A support or foundation;
The base of the lamp
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The bottom side of a geometric figure from which the altitude can be constructed;
The base of the triangle
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The most important or necessary part of something;
The basis of this drink is orange juice
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Base

The place where you are stationed and from which missions start and end
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An intensely anti-western terrorist network that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist group; has cells in more than 50 countries
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(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed;
Thematic vowels are part of the stem
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Base

The stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area;
The industrial base of Japan
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Base

The principal ingredient of a mixture;
Glycerinated gelatin is used as a base for many ointments
He told the painter that he wanted a yellow base with just a hint of green
Everything she cooked seemed to have rice as the base
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Base

A flat bottom on which something is intended to sit;
A tub should sit on its own base
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(electronics) the part of a transistor that separates the emitter from the collector
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Base

Use as a basis for; found on;
Base a claim on some observation
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Use (purified cocaine) by burning it and inhaling the fumes
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Base

Assign to a station
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Base

Serving as or forming a base;
The painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats
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(used of metals) consisting of or alloyed with inferior metal;
Base coins of aluminum
A base metal
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Base

Of low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense);
Baseborn wretches with dirty faces
Of humble (or lowly) birth
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Not adhering to ethical or moral principles;
Base and unpatriotic motives
A base, degrading way of life
Cheating is dishonorable
They considered colonialism immoral
Unethical practices in handling public funds
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Base

Having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality;
That liberal obedience without which your army would be a base rabble
Taking a mean advantage
Chok'd with ambition of the meaner sort
Something essentially vulgar and meanspirited in politics
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Base

Illegitimate
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Debased; not genuine;
An attempt to eliminate the base coinage
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Base

Foundation or starting point.
The theory has a strong empirical base.
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Base

Main ingredient or component.
The soup's base is chicken broth.
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Bottom support of something.
The statue stands on a marble base.
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Repeatedly Asked Queries

What is a "base" in chemistry?

In chemistry, a base is a substance that can accept hydrogen ions (protons) or donate a pair of valence electrons.
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Does "base" have a figurative meaning?

Yes, figuratively, "base" can mean the main or key element of something.
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What does "base" mean in a military context?

In a military context, "base" refers to a central facility where operations are coordinated and supplies are stored.
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Can "base" be used in a mathematical sense?

Yes, in mathematics, "base" can refer to the foundation number in a numerical system, like base-10.
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Can "location" refer to a digital space?

Yes, in a digital context, "location" can refer to the placement of data or a webpage on the internet.
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Is "location" used in GPS technology?

Yes, in GPS technology, "location" refers to the specific geographical coordinates where something or someone is.
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How is "base" used in sports terminology?

In sports like baseball, a "base" is one of the stations a player must touch to score.
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How is "location" important in film production?

In film production, "location" is crucial for setting the scene and creating the right atmosphere.
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What defines a "location" in real estate?

In real estate, a "location" refers to the specific place where a property is situated.
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Is "base" used in biology?

In biology, "base" can refer to the basic units of genetic material, like DNA bases.
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Can "location" refer to a virtual meeting place?

Yes, "location" can also mean a designated virtual space for online gatherings or events.
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What does "location" mean in marketing?

In marketing, "location" refers to the place where products are sold or advertised.
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Can "base" mean the main site of a company?

Yes, "base" can refer to the headquarters or main operating center of a business.
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What does "location" mean in the context of a mobile device?

In mobile devices, "location" refers to the geographical position determined by GPS or network data.
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Is "location" relevant in environmental studies?

Yes, in environmental studies, "location" is crucial for understanding ecological and geographical contexts.
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How does "base" function in a linguistic context?

In linguistics, "base" can refer to the root or main part of a word from which other words are derived.
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What does "location" mean in geography?

In geography, "location" is used to specify a particular point on the Earth's surface.
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Can "location" mean a place of historical interest?

Yes, "location" can refer to a site of historical significance.
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Can "base" be used in the context of relationships?

Metaphorically, "base" in relationships can mean the foundation or starting point of mutual understanding.
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How is "base" relevant in cooking?

In cooking, "base" refers to the primary ingredient or flavor foundation of a dish.
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