Meaning of BASIS in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈbeɪsɪs ]

n. (pl. bases) 1 the foundation or support of something, esp. an idea or argument. 2 the main or determining principle or ingredient (on a purely friendly basis). 3 the starting-point for a discussion etc. [L f. Gk, = BASE(1)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.