Basin vs Basinlike - What's the difference?
As a proper noun basin
is a cdp in montana.
As an adjective basinlike is
resembling a basin or some aspect of one.
A bowl for washing, often affixed to a wall.
(geography) An area of land from which water drains into a specific river.
, author=Douglas Larson
, title=Runaway Devils Lake
, volume=100, issue=1, page=46
, passage=Devils Lake is where I began my career as a limnologist in 1964, studying the lake’s neotenic salamanders and chironomids, or midge flies. […] The Devils Lake Basin' is an endorheic, or closed, ' basin
covering about 9,800 square kilometers in northeastern North Dakota.}}
(geography) A rock formation scooped out by water erosion.
* (bowl) sink
* basin of attraction
* catchment basin
* Chad Basin
* drainage basin
* oceanic basin
* sedimentary basin
* Tarim Basin
Resembling a basin or some aspect of one.
* 1989 , Barbara L Stark, Patarata pottery
- There are two wide, convex walled vessels, probably a basinlike form, one of which has a looped handle set vertically on the rim...