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basin

noun

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1 a large circular container used especially for holding water for washing
  • They washed their clothes in a basin.

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2 a depressed or sunken area of land
  • The animals drank from a shallow basin surrounded by grasslands.

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The first known use of basin was in the 13th century

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“Basin.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/basin. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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