Translation of base in Northern Sotho

base

botlase

nounPlural bases

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    botlase
    ‘The base of the pot is made of copper’ Botlase bja pitša bo dirilwe ka koporo
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    Mathematics
    botlase
    ‘Which of these shapes has a square base?’ Ke sefe gare ga dibopego tše seo se nago le botlase bja sekwere?
    • the bottom part of a shape or object, on which the shape or object rests
    • karolo ya ka tlase ga sebopego goba selo, moo sebopego goba selo se dulago godimo ga sona
  • 3

    sebo
    ‘The soldiers are close to their base’ Mašole a kgauswi le sebo sa bona
  • 4

    Chemistry
    beisi
    ‘A special name is given to the acid or base characteristic that a substance has: it is called pH’ Leina la go ikgetha le fiwa selo go šupa phapantšho ya esiti goba beisi ya sona: e bitšwa pH
    Compare acid :1
    • a substance like soap that is not acid and which has a pH greater than 7
    • selo sa go swana le sesepe seo se se nago esiti eupša se na le pH ya go feta 7

verbbases, basing, based

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    thea
    ‘The film is based on a true story’ Filimi e theilwe godimo ga kanegelo ya nnete