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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.

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Etymology

From Middle English base, bas, baas, from Old French base, from Latin basis, from Ancient Greek βάσις ‎(básis).

Adjective

  1. low
  2. inferior
  3. of low standing or rank
  4. immoral, cowardly
  5. common
  6. nonprecious used to describe metals which are not precious; base metal

Synonyms

Noun

  1. Something from which other things extend; a foundation.
  2. The starting point of a logical deduction or thought; basis.
  3. A permanent structure for housing military personnel and material.
  4. The place where decisions for an organization are made; headquarters.

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