Based vs Biased - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between based and biased

is that based is founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms while biased is exhibiting bias; prejudiced.

As verbs the difference between based and biased

is that based is (base) while biased is (bias).

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

based

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • founded on; having a basis; often used in combining forms
  • That was a soundly based argument.

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    Verb

    (head)
  • (base)
  • Being derived from (usually followed by on' or ' upon ).
  • It's a new film based on a best-selling novel.
  • Having a
  • The ladder is based on the even sidewalk for stability.
  • Having a base of operations.
  • The company is based in New York.

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    biased

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (UK) biassed

    Verb

    (head)
  • (bias)
  • She biased them against him for no apparent reason.

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • exhibiting bias; prejudiced
  • The newspaper gave a biased account of the incident.
  • angled at a slant
  • The table had a biased edge.

    Synonyms

    * (having a partial view) partial, prejudiced, tendentious

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