1. dibasic salt a salt derived by replacing two hydrogen atoms per molecule
  2. biosafety safety from exposure to infectious agents
  3. basic slag slag produced in making steel
  4. basic dye a dye that is considered to be a base because the chromophore is part of a positive ion
  5. basics principles from which other truths can be derived
  6. pigs' feet feet or knuckles of hogs used as food
  7. dibasic acid an acid containing two replaceable hydrogen atoms per molecule
  8. basically in essence; at bottom or by one's (or its) very nature
  9. bass clef a clef that puts the F below middle C on the fourth line of a staff
  10. obsequious attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery
  11. Pasigraphy an artificial international language using characters (as mathematical symbols) instead of words to express ideas
  12. basifixed attached by its base
  13. proxy fight a measure used by an acquirer to gain control of a takeover target; acquirer tries to persuade other shareholders that the management of the target should be replaced
  14. cupric sulfate a copper salt made by the action of sulfuric acid on copper oxide
  15. Baltic State European countries bordering the Baltic Sea
  16. basket weave a cloth woven of two or more threads interlaced to suggest the weave of a basket
  17. sebacic acid a dicarboxylic acid used to make resins
  18. basketweaver someone skilled in weaving baskets
  19. bass clarinet a large clarinet whose range is an octave below the B-flat clarinet
  20. bissextile day the name of the day that is added during a leap year