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verb [intransitive/transitive] baste pronunciation in British English /beɪst/
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present participlebasting
past tensebasted
past participlebasted
  1. 1
    to cover meat with hot fat or its own juices while it cooks
  2. 2
    to sew two pieces of cloth together with long loose stitches that will hold them while you finish sewing it with permanent stitches


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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