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IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English basement, Italian basamento, Spanish basamento.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ba.sa.ˈmen.to/, /ba.sa.ˈmɛn.tɔ/

NounEdit

basamento (plural basamenti)

  1. basement, base (of a structure)

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

basamento m ‎(plural basamenti)

  1. base (of a structure)
  2. bed, base plate
  3. (geology) bedrock

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From basar +‎ -mento.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

basamento m ‎(plural basamentos)

  1. the base of a column or another structure, plinth
    • 2008, Antonio de la Iglesia, Estudios arqueológicos, CSIC-Dpto. de Publicaciones, page 82:
      Los seres del basamento del pilar de la izquierda son animales alados y barbudos, con orejas de cerdo, rostros de buitre y garras de león.
      The beings of the base of the left pillar are winged and bearded animals, with pig ears, vulture faces and lion claws.

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