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English definition of “basin”

basin

noun [C]     /ˈbeɪsən/
BOWL mainly UK a bowl for liquids or food : a basin of water Dishes, bowls, cups and glasses
BATHROOM mainly UK (UK/US sink) B1 the bowl that is fixed to the wall in a bathroom , where you can wash your hands and face Bathroom fixtures and fittings
LAND a low area of land from which water flows into a river Parts of watercoursesPorts and docksWatercourses and waterfalls
(Definition of basin noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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