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Synonyms for based

Verb

1. establish, base, ground, found
usage: use as a basis for; found on; "base a claim on some observation"
2. base, situate, locate
usage: situate as a center of operations; "we will base this project in the new lab"
3. free-base, base, drug, do drugs
usage: use (purified cocaine) by burning it and inhaling the fumes

Adjective

1. based, supported (vs. unsupported)
usage: having a base; "firmly based ice"
2. based, settled (vs. unsettled)
usage: having a base of operations (often used as a combining form); "a locally based business"; "an Atlanta-based company"; "carrier-based planes"
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