Meaning of BASED in English



be based on a misunderstanding (= happen or be done as a result of a misunderstanding )

The whole argument was based on a misunderstanding.

be based on a principle

A good education ought to be based on multicultural principles.

be based on an analysis of sth

This work has been based entirely on an analysis of large mammals.

be based on common sense

The job doesn't require much training because it's based on common sense.

be based on criteria

Normal child development is based upon certain criteria.

be based on the belief that …

Our policies must be based on the belief that the planet’s resources are finite.

be based on/rest on an assumption

Our plans were based on the assumption that everyone would be willing to help.

broadly based

a broadly based school curriculum

loosely based on

The film is loosely based on the novel.




The Physical Education department endeavours to provide a broadly based service for all students and staff within the University.

Andersen Consulting believes what you really need is a more broadly based approach.

There was much interest in a broadly based Middle Eastern Command which would enlist the willing support of the Arab states.

What was a broadly based culture has become a field of specialization.

The Trust's share of Wellcome represents 95 percent of its income-producing to seek a larger and more broadly based income.

It is, according to the Torstar 1983 business profile: a broadly based information and entertainment communications company.

I would like to propose one broadly based category which will clearly require extensive elaboration and refinement.


Papers relied increasingly on locally based stringers and news agencies.

Day care should be viewed as only part of a strategy and should link in with other locally based resources.

Successful bids by management-employee teams would also help to meet the competition objective by establishing independent, locally based companies.

Employment Training is a locally based programme that first helps you select people with the aptitude and commitment you're looking for.

However, even this view of relatively autonomous, locally based development shares some of the same themes as those identified above.

They would be available to share expertise, offer advice and provide an informed focus for locally based educational advance.

Thriving small settlements must have an active and mostly locally based economy.

This was a proposal for a loose federation of locally based groups.



Andersen Consulting believes what you really need is a more broadly based approach .

It is interesting that both of these organisations are using a competency based approach in the current revision of their courses.

A community based approach can provide a local organisational framework more able than individuals to interact with administrative and planning institutions.


Both projects, which were won against stiff competition, are for offshore fixed installations for Abu Dhabi based company Adma Opco.

Morland is the subject of a one and a half million pound bid from a Suffolk based company , Greene King.

They were at the sharp end of an operation conceived at the Oxford based company Unipart.

The organisation spends about £5 million per year on new investments in technology based companies .

The grouping formalised the situation by creating four essentially geographically based companies , even though they did stray into one another's territories.

Successful bids by management-employee teams would also help to meet the competition objective by establishing independent, locally based companies .

Shares in development based companies were particularly hard hit.


The London based group Books Etc gave an indication of the kind of impact this had on booksellers.

But the east Belfast based group vowed the show would go ahead - even if it did take some time.

And for the second successive year, the St Helens based group is forced to cut its dividend.

This was a proposal for a loose federation of locally based groups .

The London based group Centrepoint has come up with a plan to bring together the people needed to get more homes.


Ever since the personnel computer first thrust itself on to our desks it has been a largely text based machine .


Associations between diseases can be established only by population based studies .

More recent population based studies from the Copenhagen area in the early and late 1970s showed 7-10/100000 incidence of chronic pancreatitis.

Published research on the patterns of care of attacks are dominated by hospital based studies .

There have been few community based studies of mortality in Crohn's disease.

The patient sample therefore resembles that of a population based study .


Fault-response based systems are usually advocated when lots of reliable diagnostic information is available.

There are four main areas of work, automated reasoning, intelligent robotics, knowledge based systems and speech and language processing.

Further, this type of approach would soon bring the concept of a computer based system into disrepute.

Applications of artificial intelligence based systems were envisaged by very few.

Nevertheless, pen-based systems offer a number of distinct advantages over speech or keyboard based systems.

The possibilities offered in the introduction of knowledge based systems are enormous.


General practice based education is still a marginal activity.

Geographically based organisations Geographically based organisations such as retail businesses readily spring to mind.

He asked a street trader, who said they were the police, London based law officers.

If they sail independently we have to pay additional yacht insurance and keep a shore based engineer on call to support you.

Prices based on a multiple of earnings tend to require more detailed and thorough completion accounts than net asset value based prices.

Recent advances in remote sensing and computer based processing of digital imagery may overcome such problems.

This can be termed politically based inequality.

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