Definitions of basement

  1. the ground floor facade or interior in Renaissance architecture Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the lowermost portion of a structure partly or wholly below ground level; often used for storage Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The outer wall of the ground story of a building, or of a part of that story, when treated as a distinct substructure. ( See Base, n., 3 (a).) Hence: The rooms of a ground floor, collectively. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Base. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  5. The lowest part of a structure; the lowest story of a building. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. The base or lowest story of a building. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. The story of a house on, or partly below, the ground. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. The ground floor of a building, beneath the principal story. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. The ground floor of a building. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. The ground floor; the part below the level of the street; the part on which the base is placed. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. Lowest or fundamental part of structure; inhabited storey sunk below ground level. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  12. n. The lower story of a building, whether above or below the ground. Cabinet Dictionary

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