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basis
British English: /ˈbeɪsɪs/
American English: /ˈbeɪsəs/

Translation of basis in French:

noun

  • also: pl -ses
    (for action, negotiation)
    for, of de
    (of discussion)
    (for belief, argument)
    fondements
    mpl for de
    on the basis of
    (earnings, evidence, experience, salary)
    on the basis that …
    en partant du principe que …
    on that basis
    ceci étant
    on the same basis
    dans les mêmes conditions
    to serve as the basis for something
    servir de base à quelque chose

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