Based meaning

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Based in or at (a specified place); having headquarters in or at.

Space-based weapons, a Cleveland-based company.

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The definition of based means having something as its major element.

An example of based used as a suffix is in the phrase "milk-based," which means a product that has a significant amount of milk in it.

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Based is used with a location and is defined to show where something is situated.

An example of based is to add it after the word "London-" to show that a company has headquarters in London.

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Founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms.

That was a soundly based argument.

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Simple past tense and past participle of base.
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Being derived from (usually followed by on or upon).

It's a new film based on a best-selling novel.

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Having a base.

The ladder is based on the even sidewalk for stability.

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Having a base of operations.

The company is based in New York.

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Based on; having as its basis.

Paper-based, milk-based.

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