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basal

 [ba´sal]
pertaining to or situated near a base; in physiology, pertaining to the lowest possible level.
basal body temperature method a type of natural family planning; see contraception.

ba·sal

(bā'săl), [TA]
1. Situated nearer the base of a pyramidal organ in relation to a specific reference point; opposite of apical. Synonym(s): basalis [TA]
2. In dentistry, denoting the floor of a cavity in the grinding surface of a tooth.
3. Denoting a standard or reference state of a function, as a basis for comparison. More specifically, denoting the exact conditions for measurement of basal metabolic rate (q.v.); basal conditions do not always denote a minimum value, for example, metabolic rate in sleep is usually lower than the basal rate but is inconvenient for standard measurement.

basal

adjective Referring to a base, baseline or non plus minimum.

ba·sal

(bā'săl) [TA]
1. Situated nearer the base of a pyramidal organ in relation to a specific reference point; opposite of apical.
2. dentistry Denoting the floor of a cavity in the grinding surface of a tooth.
3. Denoting a standard or reference state of a function, as a basis for comparison.

basal

Pertaining to, situated at, or forming, an anatomical base of any kind.

basal 

1. In anatomy, denoting a layer or cells farthest away from the surface. Example: the basal cells of the corneal epithelium nearest Bowman's layer. 2. In optics, denoting the surface opposite to the apex of a prism.

ba·sal

(bā'săl) [TA]
1. [TA] In dentistry, denoting the floor of a cavity in the grinding surface of a tooth.
2. Situated nearer the base of a pyramidal organ in relation to a specific reference point.
Synonym(s): basalis [TA] .
3. Denoting a standard or reference state of a function, as a basis for comparison.
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Identifying a definite clinical margin may be difficult in various circumstances like sclerosing basal cell carcinoma that usually features ill-defined borders resembling small patches of scleroderma with peripheral growth and central sclerosis.
La siguiente tabla te indica el 60-75% del gasto energetico total en unos y otros EDAD MUJERES METABOLISMO HOMBRES METABOLISMO PESO (KG) BASAL PESO (KG) BASAL 15-18 58 1460 kcal 67 1820 kcal 19-24 60 1390 kcal 74 1820 kcal 25-50 59 1340 kcal 74 1740 kcal 51-64 57 1270 kcal 72 1580 kcal Mas de 64 55 1170 kcal 68 1410 kcal
Long-acting basal insulins are intended to reduce the FPG level by mimicking the nonmeal secretion of insulin over the 24-hour day, which in turn suppresses hepatic glucose production.
This variant shows nests of atypical basaloid cells as buds from the basal layer of epidermis.
Melanoma in situ colonizing basal cell carcinoma: a case report and review of the literature.
The results of this study showed that the origin site of BCC is to arise in the basal layer of interfollicular epidermis.
Book, "Basal cell carcinoma: pathogenesis, epidemiology, clinical features, diagnosis, histopathology, and management," The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, vol.
The data in table- 2, 3 showed that combined applications of zinc and boron in treatment [T.sub.9] (basal dose 250 gm chelated zinc+borax +foliar 3gm zinc sulphate+ 2gm boron) the maximum plant height of 29.46cm, ascorbic acid of 24.16%, fruit length of 4.95cm and fruit width of 5.61cm was observed compared to [T.sub.10] (Control) and [T.sub.5] (basal 250 gm chelated Zinc+foliar 3gm zinc sulphate) and [T.sub.6] (basal 250 gm borax+foliar 2gm boron) ...
However, the principal repair pathway used by basal cells, called "non-homologous end joining," introduced many errors into the DNA.
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The similar diagram confirmed shale-sand juxtaposition for sand C and Basal sand thus making them zone ofinterest for further studies.