verb (used with object), ze·ro-based, ze·ro-bas·ing.
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Paperback publishers distributed their titles in African-American neighborhoods because it expanded their market base.
If ISIS “came into a base and killed hundreds of troops, then people would ask a lot more questions.”Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Huckabee will also need to establish a reliable fundraising base, something that up until now has proved to be elusive.
Both are considered marginal figures in the House GOP caucus and have no real base of support for their respective bids.
Not quite, but at one point the temperature registered 29 below zero, with 21 inches of snow.Speed Read: The Juiciest Bits From the History of ‘Purple Rain’|Jennie Yabroff|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The upper part of the stem is usually unbranched, but whorls of branches occur towards the base.How to Know the Ferns|S. Leonard Bastin
It is a vile world because it is an under-educated world, unreasonable, suspicious, base and ferocious.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
But the day he planned to start was very cold—the mercury stood twenty-seven below zero.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
In ordinary work, however, it is safer to base the distinction upon size than upon structure.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
If he married that base-born creature Dorothy, no respectable person would ever enter the house.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie