English - English Dictionary

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basisthe fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained; "the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture"
accrual basisa method of accounting in which each item is entered as it is earned or incurred regardless of when actual payments are received or made
cash basisa method of accounting in which each item is entered as payments are received or made
basisa relation that provides the foundation for something; "they were on a friendly footing"; "he worked on an interim basis"
basisthe most important or necessary part of something; "the basis of this drink is orange juice"
basiscopicfacing or on the side toward the base
on a regular basisin a regular manner; "letters arrived regularly from his children"
on an irregular basisin an irregular manner; "her letters arrived irregularly"
on an individual basisapart from others; "taken individually, the rooms were, in fact, square"; "the fine points are treated singly"