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Detailed Translations for basin from English to German


basin [the ~] noun

  1. the basin (water-basin; subsidence; socket; bowl)
    Becken; Bassin
  2. the basin

Translation Matrix for basin:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Bassin basin; bowl; socket; subsidence; water-basin
Becken basin; bowl; socket; subsidence; water-basin coxa; hip joint
Flußgebiet basin delta; estuary; river-mouth
- basinful; catchment area; catchment basin; drainage area; drainage basin; lavatory; river basin; washbasin; washbowl; washstand; watershed
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- bowl

Related Words for "basin":

  • basins

Synonyms for "basin":

  • vessel
  • basinful; containerful
  • natural depression; depression
  • river basin; geographical area; geographic area; geographical region; geographic region
  • washbasin; washbowl; washstand; lavatory; sink

Related Definitions for "basin":

  1. a bowl-shaped vessel; usually used for holding food or liquids1
    • she mixed the dough in a large basin1
  2. a bathroom sink that is permanently installed and connected to a water supply and drainpipe; where you can wash your hands and face1
    • he ran some water in the basin and splashed it on his face1
  3. the entire geographical area drained by a river and its tributaries; an area characterized by all runoff being conveyed to the same outlet1
    • flood control in the Missouri basin1
  4. a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it1
    • the basin of the Great Salt Lake1
  5. the quantity that a basin will hold1

Wiktionary Translations for basin:

  1. bowl for washing, often affixed to a wall
  1. Geologie: Gesteinssenke
  2. von Bergen umgebenes Tal
  3. ausgedehnte landschaftliche Einsenkung
  4. großer natürlicher oder künstlicher Behälter für Wasser in der Landschaft
  5. flacher, oben offener, oft fest installierter Behälter für Wasser oder eine andere Flüssigkeit
  6. Geografie, selten: Becken, Bucht

Cross Translation:
basin Becken; Schale bassin — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
basin Schale; Trinkschale bol — coupe hémisphérique
basin Schüssel cuvette — Récipient large et peu profond
basin Napf; Satte; Schale; Bowle jatte — Espèce de vase rond, tout d'une pièce et sans rebord, de profondeur intermédiaire entre un grand bol et une écuelle. Généralement en terre cuite, en faïence ou en porcelaine, plus rarement en bois, elle est utilisée dans la confection de plusieurs mets comme les compotes ou les entremets, d

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