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verb as in build plan or opinion on

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The on-site Mountain Market in the base area will have online ordering this winter, so you can request pickup for groceries or a six-pack of local lager.

However, it will still be many months before the vaccine is distributed to people who are not considered at “high risk” based on their job, age and underlying health conditions.

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring continues to defend a state law that bans discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.

Cannon in 2017 pushed for legislation that would protect individuals from discrimination based on both sexual orientation and gender identity in public accommodations, housing and private or public employment.

“Your body is designed around short-term survival instincts, so when you have pain, you try to avoid it,” says Samuel Spinelli, a British Columbia–based physical therapist, trainer, and cofounder of E3 Rehab.

“The United States should have been provided basing rights,” he said.

But he also said any agreement for U.S. air strikes inside Iraq should also include basing rights for U.S. forces.

We usually opt for a few days, basing ourselves at the Chisos Mountains Lodge, the only place to stay in the entire park.

I am basing this assumption on the calls from Rand-PAC frequently displayed on my caller ID.

Marchman takes it as a given that MLB basing its case on the say-so of a sketchy Floridian drug-dealer is preposterous.

Ten years later Faraday explained and applied the laws of Induction, basing them upon the demonstrations of Ampre.

Nevertheless they took the wise resolution of basing their operations on Portugal and not on Spain.

Basing our computations upon data supplied by these statements, we find that the gnomes were probably extinct as early as 1764.

Intermediate between the two are the systems of basing lines and basing points.

But, in many other cases, market competition from other centres of supply set the limit to the rate at the basing point.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to basing, such as: locate, depend, set up, stay, station, and found.

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