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Definitions of based:
  • adjective:   having a base
    Example: "Firmly based ice"
  • adjective:   having a basis; often used as combining terms
    Example: "A soundly based argument"
  • adjective:   being derived from (usually followed by `on' or `upon')
    Example: "A film based on a best-selling novel"

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