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A receptacle for fluids.
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(2) A flattened hollow bowl for holding liquids for washing, and for various other uses.
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An open, bowl-like container for holding liquids. It may be shaped to fit around a structure.
A kidney-shaped basin that can fit close to the neck so vomitus may be collected.
lymph node basin
The lymph nodes, considered collectively, into which lymph channels drain from a particular region of the body. Lesions on an arm, for example, drain into the axillary basin; those on a leg drain into the groin. Similarly, prostate cancers drain into pelvic and periaortic basins.
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