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base form

noun [C] uk   us   specialized
in grammar, the simplest form of a verb, without a special ending: The base form of "calling" is "call".
Translations of “base form”
in Chinese (Traditional) 詞根, 詞幹…
in Chinese (Simplified) 词根, 词干…
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