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bas·ket

basket

 
 
pronunciation:
bae skiht
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a container made of any of various materials such as wood strips, grass, fiber, or the like, usu. woven or laced together.
 
similar words:
hamper
definition 2: the contents of such a container.
definition 3: in basketball, the open metal hoop and net through which the ball is shot to score points, or such an act of scoring.
 
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