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Usage examples for based

  1. Hundreds of objects about you in school and at home are also based, in their proportions, on the oblong. – Text Books of Art Education, Book IV (of 7) by Hugo B. Froehlich Bonnie E. Snow
  2. Everything is movement, thought itself is a movement, upon movement nature is based. – The Magic Skin by Honore de Balzac
  3. Lathes of this kind are made in various forms, but the principles of action in all are based upon the principles above described. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  4. My convictions about the invisible government are based on information which is presented in this book. – The Invisible Government by Dan Smoot
  5. Duty is based upon a sense of justice- justice inspired by love, which is the most perfect form of goodness. – Character by Samuel Smiles
  6. It is this work on which the present volume is based. – The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State by Frederick Engels
  7. Education has become a science, and its activities, its processes, are being based upon definite scientific principles. – On the Firing Line in Education by Adoniram Judson Ladd
  8. On what are they based? – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy
  9. An excellent discourse, based on Solomon's choice of wisdom in a dream.... – Quiet Talks on Power by S.D. Gordon
  10. They appear not to be based on the principles of the language. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  11. Zwingli's opposition to the Roman Church seems to have been based at first largely on political grounds. – A Political and Social History of Modern Europe V.1. by Carlton J. H. Hayes
  12. My own lack of this weakness has been a mistake which might have been serious had my political power been based upon men. – The Plum Tree by David Graham Phillips
  13. On what are these decisions based? – Public Opinion by Walter Lippmann
  14. They are useless, because they are apparently based upon this supposition. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  15. Based on Kankad's, flying bombardment against Keegark, and keeping an eye out for those ships. – Uller Uprising by Henry Beam Piper, John D. Clark and John F. Carr
  16. But he had foolishly presumed that the question had been based on special information as to his client's visit to London, and he had told the plain truth in a very simple way. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  17. Being unable to say this, I am compelled, most regretfully, to hold it probable that this series is, in the main, based on personal experience. – Oxford Lectures on Poetry by Andrew Cecil Bradley
  18. The Society is not opposed to government, but only to this Government based upon and acting for slavery. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  19. The police theory is partly based on that supposition. – The Shrieking Pit by Arthur J. Rees
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