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(形) As an adjective
  1. Of or denoting or of the nature of or containing a base.
  2. Serving as a base or starting point.
  3. Pertaining to or constituting a base or basis.
  4. Reduced to the simplest and most significant form possible without loss of generality.
(名) As a noun
  1. A necessary commodity for which demand is constant.
  2. A popular programming language that is relatively easy to learn; an acronym for beginner's all-purpose symbolic instruction code; no longer in general use.
Part of Speech(形) adjective, (名) noun
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基本jīběnbasic; fundamental; main; elementary
要素yàosùessential factor; key constituent
基础jīchǔbase; foundation; basis; underlying
基础性jīchǔ xìngbasic
最基本zuì jīběnmost fundamental; basic
根本gēnběnfundamental; basic; root; simply; absolutely (not); (not) at all
base; foundation; basic; radical (chemistry); (slang) gay
chūat first; (at the) beginning; first; junior; basic
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