basamento

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English basement, Italian basamento, Spanish basamento.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ba.sa.ˈmen.to/, /ba.sa.ˈmɛn.tɔ/

Noun[edit]

basamento (plural basamenti)

  1. basement, base (of a structure)

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

basamento m ‎(plural basamenti)

  1. base (of a structure)
  2. bed, base plate
  3. (geology) bedrock

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From basar +‎ -mento.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌba.sa.ˈmen.to/

Noun[edit]

basamento m ‎(plural basamentos)

  1. the base of a column or another structure, plinth
    • 2008, Antonio de la Iglesia, Estudios arqueológicos, CSIC-Dpto. de Publicaciones, page 82:
      Los seres del basamento del pilar de la izquierda son animales alados y barbudos, con orejas de cerdo, rostros de buitre y garras de león.
      The beings of the base of the left pillar are winged and bearded animals, with pig ears, vulture faces and lion claws.

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