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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can be advanced through an endoscope into a body cavity or tube, manipulated to trap a calculus or other object, and withdrawn.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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When the Queen of Paradise comes looking for the man who took her fruit and magical items, she tests all three boys, marries Jack, and they have "babies in basketfuls" (41).
There was no expense spared in the kitchen, however, as Dutch families in the kingdom joined forces to create basketfuls of mouth-watering 'bitterballen' delicacies made from meat, eggs, flour and herbs which were deep-fried at the club and handed out to the fans.
She just gathers up basketfuls of whichever clothes she thinks suit her, takes them all home, tries them on and takes what doesn't fit back to the shop.
Growing your own would make managing the last one easier, but few of us have the garden size to grow basketfuls to match commercial farms.
The outside walk-in fridges, stocked with vegetables, herbs and basketfuls of cheese, appear almost to be set into the trees.