the lowest level to which running water can erode the land.
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How to use base level in a sentence
At its base level, an NFT, or nonfungible token, is simply a file type.As the NFT Market Explodes Again, Artists Fend Off Old Art-World Power Structures | Andrew R. Chow | October 15, 2021 | Time
If the base level is deterministic and free of redundancy, it already provides an optimal description by the standards that Hoel sets out, and there is no emergence.Neuroscience Weighs in on Physics’ Biggest Questions - Issue 107: The Edge | George Musser | October 13, 2021 | Nautilus
After accounting for state and federal tax credits for purchases of battery-electric vehicles, the electric F-150 will likely be cheaper than the base level gas and hybrid versions.This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through May 22) | Singularity Hub Staff | May 22, 2021 | Singularity Hub
These make at least a base level of knowledge around sustainability mainstream, mandatory.The Unexpected Ways Climate Change is Reshaping College Education | Ciara Nugent | April 16, 2021 | Time
Even at the base level RTX 3060, Nvidia claims to achieve more power than the PS5 or its own previous flagship card, the 2080 Super.
And, where those cannot be achieved, at least a base-level opposition to tyranny, reaction, religious fundamentalism, and so on.
Such regions of faint relief, worn down to near base level by subaërial agencies, are known as peneplains (almost plains).The Elements of Geology | William Harmon Norton
The small loop end will stick out below the spiral and prevent it standing on a base level.The Library of Work and Play: Working in Metals | Charles Conrad Sleffel
The top and base level of each piece of wall had to be marked on it; and the levels could then be measured off to fixed points.
No definite degree of slope can be fixed upon as marking a base-level.The Geography of the Region about Devils Lake and the Dalles of the Wisconsin | Rollin D. Salisbury
A peneplain, therefore, is a surface which has been brought toward, but not to base-level.The Geography of the Region about Devils Lake and the Dalles of the Wisconsin | Rollin D. Salisbury
British Dictionary definitions for base level
the lowest level to which a land surface can be eroded by streams, which is, ultimately, sea level
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