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English definition of “based”

based

adjective
 
 
/beɪst/
if one thing is based on another, it is developed from it: be based on sth All these new products were based on extensive market research. market-based policy decisions →  See also broad-based
working or doing business in a particular place, or in a particular way: Where are you based? In Berlin or Frankfurt?be based in The company is based in Toronto.Tokyo-based/UK-based, etc. It's a US-based security company. You have the option of being either home-based or office-based.web-based/internet-based We are dependent on our web-based marketing activities. →  See also competency-based , fee-based , knowledge-based , paper-based , screen-based
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