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basiate

[ bey-see-eyt ]
/ 藞be瑟 si藢e瑟t /
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verb (used with or without object), ba路si路at路ed, ba路si路at路ing.Obsolete.
to kiss.
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Origin of basiate

1615鈥25; <Latin b膩si膩tus (past participle of b膩si膩re), equivalent to b膩si(um) a kiss + -膩tus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM basiate

ba路si路a路tion, noun
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