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  • 1 basement — n. Ground floor, lowest story, basement story …

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  • 2 Basement — Base ment (b[=a]sment), n. [F. soubassement. Of uncertain origin. Cf. {Base}, a., {Bastion}.] (Arch.) The outer wall of the ground story of a building, or of a part of that story, when treated as a distinct substructure. (See {Base}, n., 3 (a) .) …

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  • 3 Basement membrane — Basement Base ment (b[=a]sment), n. [F. soubassement. Of uncertain origin. Cf. {Base}, a., {Bastion}.] (Arch.) The outer wall of the ground story of a building, or of a part of that story, when treated as a distinct substructure. (See {Base}, n …

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  • 4 basement — [bās′mənt] n. [ BASE1 + MENT] 1. the foundation or lower part of a wall or structure 2. the lowest story of a building, below the main floor and wholly or partly below the surface of the ground 3. Geol. the oldest layer of igneous and metamorphic …

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  • 5 basement — lowest story of a building except the cellar, 1730, from BASE (Cf. base) (n.) + MENT (Cf. ment) …

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  • 6 Basement — This article is about the section of a building. For other uses, see Basement (disambiguation). An unfinished basement used for storage and exercise equipment …

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  • 7 basement — /bays meuhnt/, n. 1. a story of a building, partly or wholly underground. 2. (in classical and Renaissance architecture) the portion of a building beneath the principal story, treated as a single compositional unit. 3. the lowermost portion of a… …

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  • 8 basement — base•ment [[t]ˈbeɪs mənt[/t]] n. 1) a story of a building, partly or wholly underground 2) archit. (in classical and Renaissance architecture) the portion of a building beneath the principal story, treated as a single compositional unit 3) archit …

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  • 9 basement — The lowest story of a building; the story which is wholly or partially lower than the surface of the ground …

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  • 10 basement house — noun : a dwelling in which the principal drawing rooms are located at least one story above ground level with the main entrance at ground level or one story above and reached by exterior steps …

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  • 11 basement — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. cellar, vault (See lowness). II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A story wholly or partly below ground] Syn. cellar, excavation, storage room, root cellar, wine cellar, furnace room, vault, subterranean apartment …

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  • 12 basement — base·ment || beɪsmÉ™nt n. cellar, story of a building which is underground …

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  • 13 american basement — noun Usage: usually capitalized A : a basement story above the ground level containing the principal entrance to the building …

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  • 14 Filene's Basement — Infobox Company company name = Filene s Basement company company type = Private company slogan = Where Bargains Were Born foundation = 1908 location = Burlington, Massachusetts key people = Mark Shulman, President; James Rudd, Executive Vice… …

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  • 15 The Basement Tapes — Infobox Album Name = The Basement Tapes Type = compilation Artist = Bob Dylan and The Band Released = June 26, 1975 Recorded = June–September 1967, March 1975 Genre = Rock, folk, blues, country Length = 76:41 Label = Columbia Producer = Bob Dylan …

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  • 16 From a Basement on the Hill — Studio album by Elliott Smith Released …

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  • 17 The Basement Tapes (Sessions) — This is about recording sessions. For the album with a similar name see The Basement Tapes. The Basement Tape is a set of over 100 songs recorded by Bob Dylan mostly in the cellar of Big Pink , the house in West Saugerties, New York (near… …

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  • 18 My Ghost Story — Also known as My Ghost Story: Hauntings Revealed Genre Paranormal Format Live action Narrated by Various persons Composer(s) …

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  • 19 Church Basement Ladies — Logo Music Drew Jansen Lyrics Drew Jansen Book Jim Stowell Jessica Zuehlke Basis …

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  • 20 I Live in Your Basement! — infobox Book | | name = I Live In Your Basement! orig title = translator = author = R.L. Stine cover artist = Tim Jacobus country = United States language = English series = classification = Fiction genre = Horror, Children s literature publisher …

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