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basis

 [ba´sis] (pl. ba´ses) (Gr.)
the lower, basic, or fundamental part of an object, organ, or substance. Anatomic nomenclature for the base of a structure or organ, or the part opposite to or distinguished from the apex.
basis pedun´culi ce´rebri the large bundle of nerve fiber tracts forming the ventral part of the cerebral peduncles, consisting of corticospinal, corticonuclear, corticopontine, parietotemporopontine, and frontopontine fibers descending from the cerebral cortex and terminating in the pons and spinal cord. Called also crus cerebri.

basis

(bā′sĭs) plural.bases [L., Gr.]
The base of a structure or organ.
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49 installations would gain at least 400 troops and civilian employees from other domestic bases or personnel being brought home from overseas.
Besides the dugong, base construction could push other endangered animals over the brink, scientists and activists fear.
Ultimately, the process should be one that has the greatest likelihood of creating a set of rules regarding a common tax base that will be consistently applied.
Running within the SolidWorks CAD environment, Toolbox/MB automatically creates mold bases as parametric assemblies based on user input of vendor, style, size, and plate thickness, Toolbox/MB automatically sizes and locates holes and other basic features and components - including core pins, ejector pins, dowel pins, locating rings and bushings.
For example, the base uracil mistakenly shows up in DNA every few hundred thousand bases or so, creating mismatches.
While there are exclusive data base programs on the market featuring specific sorting, calculating and statistic-gathering capabilities, there are also basic programs available in integrated packages which perform a wide variety of functions.
Elton Gallegly, R-Thousand Oaks, said he has worked to bring more missions and greater efficiency to the base in the past 10 years.
The bases fall into two complementary chemical categories: purines, which have two fused rings of atoms; and pyrimidines, which have a single ring structure.
After Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld on May 16 issues his recommendation for which bases to close, a base realignment and closure commission - or BRAC - will hold hearings through the summer.
OXNARD - Ventura County officials reinforced their defenses Thursday in the fight to save Naval Base Ventura County, unveiling an analysis arguing the base's value to the nation's military.