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baseplate

(ˈbeɪsˌpleɪt)
n
a flat supporting plate or frame at the base of a column, designed to distribute the column's weight over a greater area and provide increased stability
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There's also the question of whether they should move out to a temporary base while the work is done - which most MPs are loathe to do - or stay in Parliament and have the builders work around them, which pushes up the price.
The Turkish military established a temporary base at the strategic site after capturing it in February and has been considering turning it into something more permanent since.
It also served as a temporary base for circuses visiting Huddersfield.
Ano said their last information about Hapilon was he was being carried by four Abu Sayyaf members transferring from one temporary base to another in the hinterlands of Butig.
The fire engines and staff have now moved to a temporary base at the old ambulance station site in Foleshill Road.
However Middlesbrough Council will rule on plans to convert the vacant pub's ground floor into the charity's temporary base.
Prior to this date it had been used as a base for the local Neighbourhood Policing Team and as a temporary base for officers policing events in the area.
A warehouse complex being used as a temporary base for TV show Outlander will now be retained and expanded.
Staff are now looking for a temporary base so they can reduce the disruption caused to youngsters' routines.
In September 1982 RAF Valley acted as a temporary base for a squadron of AVS American Harriers, |led by Lt Col Harry Blot, who is pictured here Armoured tractor ploughing fields littered with shells in |August 1969 to reclaim an Artillery range at Trawsfynydd Royal Welch Fusiliers march back to their barracks at Hight-|own, Wrexham after the service at the War Memorial in 1967 WRAC enthusiasts in Llandudno in March 1954.
The operation is intensifying airstrikes on roads leading to the southern city of Aden, the temporary base of legitimate government, to hinder any advance by the Houthis and their supporters, Brig.
Britain's Royal Navy has maintained a temporary base in Bahrain since 1980 but the new arrangement will allow a full-time staff to work there on a permanent basis and the base will have the capacity to cope with much larger vessels than the four minehunters currently based in Mina Salman.

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