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  • An open, shallow, usually round container used especially for holding liquids.
  • The amount that such a vessel can hold.
  • A washbowl; a sink.
  • An artificially enclosed area of a river or harbor designed so that the water level remains unaffected by tidal changes.
  • A small enclosed or partly enclosed body of water.
  • A region drained by a single river system: the Amazon basin.
  • Geology A broad tract of land in which the rock strata are tilted toward a common center.
  • Geology A large, bowl-shaped depression in the surface of the land or ocean floor.