-based

UK [beɪst] / US suffix
1) used with some names of places to make adjectives meaning happening or working in a particular place

a London-based company

2) used with some names to make adjectives describing the main substance in a product

pasta and other wheat-based products

nitrogen-based fertilizer


English dictionary. 2014.

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