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found

verb [T]
 
 
/faʊnd/
START B2 to start an organization, especially by providing money: The company was founded in 1861.Starting, succeeding and failing in business
BASE to base something on a set of ideas or beliefs: [often passive] a society founded on principles of equalityBeing based on or depending on something
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