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basket

 [bas·ket]
a container made of material woven together, or something resembling such a container.
Dormia basket a tiny apparatus consisting of four wires that can be advanced through an endoscope into a body cavity or tube, manipulated to trap a calculus or other object, and withdrawn.

bas·ket

(bas'ket),
1. A basketlike arborization of the axon of cells in the cerebellar cortex, surrounding the cell body of Purkinje cells.
2. Any basketlike device or structure.
[M.E., from Celtic]

basket

/bas·ket/ (bas´ket)
1. a container made of material woven together, or something resembling it.

stone basket  a tiny apparatus of several wires that can be advanced through an endoscope into a body cavity or tube, manipulated to trap a calculus or other object, and withdrawn.

basket

[bas·ket]
a container made of material woven together, or something resembling such a container.

bas·ket

(bas'kĕt)
1. A basketlike arborization of the axon of cells in the cerebellar cortex, surrounding the cell body of Purkinje cells.
2. Any basketlike structure.
[M.E., from Celtic]
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The `Venus' figurines: textiles, basketry, gender and status in the Upper Paleolithic, Current Anthropology 41: 511-37.
Both Kaneez and Fateh Bibi are imparting training in basketry to girls in their native town and hopeful that they would not allow this tradition to vanish.
Still, the material pressed into these artifacts was woven out of some sort of plant fiber, in much the same way as the cloth or basketry seen in the other pottery pieces, he contends.
Zainab Bibi and Kaneez Fatima are craftswomen of basketry from Shah Jewna, Jhang.
The museum is also opening a new exhibition of Native American basketry from Oregon's south coast and a wood art invitational show, with work by Philip Clausen of Riverton, Thomas Clevenger of Joseph, Jim Deardorff of Lakeside, Rick Fox of Coos Bay, Steve Kuntz of Coquille, Kenneth Means of Coquille, Mitch Rolicheck of Coos Bay, Charles Tatum of Bandon, George Vrana of Port Orford and Terry Woodall of North Bend.
ART COLLECTION -- Historic and contemporary Pomo basketry and art display.
We found motifs in masks, jewelry, pottery, rugs and blankets, basketry, weaponry, and in clothing and religious sculpture across the Americas.
It remains unclear when and where people first applied basketry techniques to weaving, although such innovation probably arose independently in several parts of the world, she argues.
The array includes ceramics, textiles, basketry, rugs, jewelry, and clothing.
Wooden artifact, Daree, Ceramics, Bead work, Basketry, Camel bone work, metal work and stone carving.
The connection between the marsh and humans dates back centuries as the area supplied the raw materials for the traditional activity of basketry as well as grazing area for the animals of the residents of Akrotiri.
They were Ambreen Fatima in doll making, Rushna Faheem in lacquer art, Noor, Hussain, Tahir and Babar in truck art, Dua in embroidery work, Amir Gul and Aasima Bibi in basketry, Sajjad in Swati wood work, Aneel in Sindhi handicrafts and Ejaz in wood carving.