basic Idioms & Phrases


basic assumption

  • noun an assumption that is basic to an argument
    constatation; self-evident truth.
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basic cognitive process

  • noun cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge
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basic color

  • noun a dye that is considered to be a base because the chromophore is part of a positive ion
    basic color; basic colour.
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basic colour

  • noun a dye that is considered to be a base because the chromophore is part of a positive ion
    basic color; basic colour.
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basic dye

  • noun a dye that is considered to be a base because the chromophore is part of a positive ion
    basic color; basic colour.
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basic english

  • noun a simplified form of English proposed for use as an auxiliary language for international communication; devised by C. K. Ogden and I. A. Richards
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basic iron

  • noun pig iron containing a high percentage of phosphorus; used in making steel by a process that removes the phosphorus
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basic point defense missile system

  • noun a shipboard missile system
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basic principle

  • noun principles from which other truths can be derived
    fundamentals; fundamental principle; basics; bedrock.
    • first you must learn the fundamentals
    • let's get down to basics
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Basic salt

  • (Chem.), a salt formed from a base or hydroxide by the partial replacement of its hydrogen by a negative or acid element or radical.
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basic slag

  • noun slag produced in making steel; low in silica but having large amounts of calcium phosphate; useful as fertilizer
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basic training

  • noun the initial period of training for new military personnel; involves intense physical activity and behavioral discipline
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