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English words containing abases:

Meanings of Abases:


Behave in a way that belittles or degrades (someone).

Usage examples:

I watched my colleagues abasing themselves before the board of trustees

Meanings of Anabases:


A military advance into the interior of a country (with reference to that of cyrus the younger into asia in 401 bc, as narrated by xenophon in his work anabasis ).



Meanings of Databases:


A structured set of data held in a computer, especially one that is accessible in various ways.

Usage examples:

A database covering nine million workers

Meanings of Diabases:


The action of crossing over from one place or state to another; transition, transference.

Meanings of Metabases:


The transferral of an argument from one subject, case, etc., to another of the same kind; an inference or connection based on (usually spurious) analogy.

Meanings of Parabases:


(in ancient greek comedy) a direct address to the audience, sung or chanted by the chorus on behalf of the author.

Usage examples:

The chorus is important, and peculiar to old comedy are the agon and parabasis.

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