Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: basal
IPA transcription: [b'eɪsəl]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: radical, basal
    Meaning: especially of leaves; located at the base of a plant or stem; especially arising directly from the root or rootstock or a root-like stem; "basal placentation"; "radical leaves"
  • Synonyms: basal, primary
    Meaning: of primary importance
  • Synonyms: basal, base
    Meaning: serving as or forming a base; "the painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats"
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