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Definition of base verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[usually passive] base somebody/something/yourself in…Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they base
he / she / it bases
past simple based
-ing form basing
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 to use a particular city, town, etc. as the main place for a business, vacation, etc. They decided to base the new company in Houston. We're going to base ourselves in Tokyo and make trips from there. Phrasal Verbsbase something on/upon something
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: base