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The Android app was basically designed in the Android 2.3 Gingerbread days (2010) and allowed to stagnate on the Play Store for five years before it was pulled in 2015 and never replaced.
Sure, Childish Gambino's Awaken, My Love! is straight out of the Funkadelic playbook, but Gambino got his start as a rapper, and George Clinton is basically a one-stop library for iconic hip-hop samples.
Wentz, Jeffery and their teammates said that basically was the case, and praised their coaches’ game-planning.
Everybody basically employs all their powers to the fullest.
He's basically stayed above the fray, which has kept him above the pack.
These farms, which were basically captive breeding facilities, were tourist destinations.
The most reliable cars did, basically, everything well.
The running game has disappeared – basically, the Lions have been reduced to running to the right.
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First Known Use of basically
in general, on the whole;
BASICALLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of basically for English Language Learners
: in a general or basic way
—used to show that a statement is expressing the most important reason for something
: in a simple way
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