basketlike
adjective see basket

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • basketlike — adjective Resembling a basket or some aspect of one …   Wiktionary

  • basketlike — adj. resembling a basket …   English contemporary dictionary

  • basket — basketlike, adj. /bas kit, bah skit/, n. 1. a container made of twigs, rushes, thin strips of wood, or other flexible material woven together. 2. a container made of pieces of thin veneer, used for packing berries, vegetables, etc. 3. the amount… …   Universalium

  • basket — 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] fibrillar baskets the scleral end of …   Medical dictionary

  • basket cell — bas·ket cell bas kət n any of the cells in the molecular layer of the cerebellum whose axons pass inward and end in a basketlike network around the Purkinje cells * * * 1. a cell of the cerebellar cortex whose axon gives off brushes of fibrils,… …   Medical dictionary

  • basket cell — noun : any of the cells in the molecular layer of the cerebellum whose axis cylinder processes pass inward and end in a basketlike network around the cells of Purkinje * * * basket cell, one of a layer of tiny, star shaped cells in the cerebellum …   Useful english dictionary

  • basket — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French; akin to Old French baschoue wooden vessel; both from Latin bascauda kind of basin, of Celtic origin; akin to Middle Irish basc necklace more at fascia Date: 14th century 1. a. a receptacle made… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bassinet — noun Etymology: probably modification of French barcelonnette, diminutive of berceau cradle Date: 1854 a baby s basketlike bed (as of wickerwork or plastic) often with a hood over one end …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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