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Basin

Ba´sin
n.1.
1.A hollow vessel or dish, to hold water for washing, and for various other uses.
2.The quantity contained in a basin.
3.A hollow vessel, of various forms and materials, used in the arts or manufactures, as that used by glass grinders for forming concave glasses, by hatters for molding a hat into shape, etc.
4.A hollow place containing water, as a pond, a dock for ships, a little bay.
5.(Physical Geog.) A circular or oval valley, or depression of the surface of the ground, the lowest part of which is generally occupied by a lake, or traversed by a river.
6.(Geol.) An isolated or circumscribed formation, particularly where the strata dip inward, on all sides, toward a center; - especially applied to the coal formations, called coal basins or coal fields.
Noun1.Basinbasin - a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids; "she mixed the dough in a large basin"
2.basin - the quantity that a basin will hold; "a basinful of water"
Synonyms: basinful
3.basin - a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it; "the basin of the Great Salt Lake"
4.Basinbasin - the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; "flood control in the Missouri basin"
Synonyms: river basin
5.basin - a bathroom or lavatory sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you wash your hands and face; "he ran some water in the basin and splashed it on his face"
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