Definitions for basalˈbeɪ səl, -zəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. radical, basal(adj)

    especially of leaves; located at the base of a plant or stem; especially arising directly from the root or rootstock or a root-like stem

    "basal placentation"; "radical leaves"

  2. basal, base(adj)

    serving as or forming a base

    "the painter applied a base coat followed by two finishing coats"

  3. basal, primary(adj)

    of primary importance

Wiktionary

  1. basal(Noun)

    Any basal structure or part

  2. basal(Adjective)

    Relating to, or forming, the base, or point of origin.

  3. basal(Adjective)

    In a phylogenetic tree, being a group, or member of a group, which diverged earlier.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Basal(adj)

    relating to, or forming, the base

Anagrams of basal

  1. albas, baals, balas, balsa, sabal

  2. Albas

  3. Baals

  4. Balas

  5. Balsa

  6. Sabal


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