English to Afrikaans Meaning :: basis

Basis :
- basis

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Noun(1) a relation that provides the foundation for something(2) the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained(3) the most important or necessary part of something

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(1) He attempted to use the support of the navy to lay the basis of an armed force under his own command.(2) There is really, so far as I can see, no good basis for supporting a change in their position.(3) People are entitled to their opinion and write in to us on a regular basis .(4) This link underlies much of the understanding of madness and its somatic basis in the modern age.(5) The point is, though, they will do it on a voluntary basis based on their recent experiences.(6) on the basis of these statistics important decisions are made(7) flea markets operate on a cash-only basis(8) It's about time this issue was discussed rationally on the basis of the facts.(9) They both took issue with the logical basis of the Design argument.(10) The media exposes us on a daily basis to the idea that things are not as good as they seem.(11) There is certainly no reason to make such an assumption on the basis of his name.(12) On the basis of that permission there is no justification for any further dwellings.(13) As a matter of fact, it is not possible to justify this attack on the basis of international law.(14) The molecular basis of this selective translation is not yet fully understood.(15) trust is the only basis for a good working relationship(16) An order will always have to be justified on the basis of the child's welfare.
Related Words
(1) on the basis of ::
op die basis van
(2) fare basis ::
tarief basis
(3) accrual basis ::
(4) on this basis ::
Op grond hiervan
(5) legal basis ::
wetlike basis
(6) cash basis ::
(7) on regular basis ::
op gereelde basis
(8) on a weekly basis ::
op 'n weeklikse basis
(9) basis point ::
(10) hourly basis ::
uurlikse basis
1. foundation ::
2. starting point ::
3. footing ::
4. base ::
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to determine the basis of humor.

to determine the BASIS of humor.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 12

as the basis for
a communication system.

as the BASIS for a communication system.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 8

you face failure on a daily basis.

Penny, you face failure on a daily BASIS.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 7

I remotely repair satellites
on a regular basis.

I remotely repair satellites on a regular BASIS.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 14

Finally getting used to them
doing it on a daily basis?

Finally getting used to them doing it on a daily BASIS?

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 18

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