Meaning of BASIS in English

BASIS

n.

1) to form, provide a ~ for

2) a firm, solid, sound; first-name; scientific; shaky ~

3) on a ~ (on a solid ~; she was promoted on the ~ of her accomplishments; to be paid on an hourly ~; to be on a first-name ~)

The Bbi combinatory dictionary of English, a guide to word combinations.      Комбинаторный словарь английского языка Bbi. Руководство по словосочетаниям.