- n.地基; 基础; 基金（会）; 粉底;
- 复数: foundations;
to lay the foundation stone of the new museum
Such an allegation is utterly without foundation.
The accusation is wholly without foundation.
Each complaint is analysed very closely, and if it has no foundation it is rejected.
The allegations were without foundation.
I am determined to build on this solid foundation.
The Princess of Wales laid the foundation stone for the extension to the Cathedral.
He has already transferred ownership of most of the works to a British foundation.
The Bush Foundation has funded a variety of faculty development programs.
The issue strikes at the very foundation of our community.
The Foundation is holding a dinner at the Museum of American Art in honour of the opening of their new show.
We will then have a firmer foundation of fact on which to build theories.
He is founding director of The Conservation Foundation.
The students in middle schools should build up a solid foundation in English.
The Ford Foundation allocated millions of dollars for cancer research.
At a key moment in his life, he made a judicious investment that was the foundation.
The foundation of the university took place 600 years ago.
With the change of the economic foundation the entire immense superstructure is more or less rapidly transformed.
The theory made the greatest pretence of having a scientific foundation.
Our economy continues to grow, our financial foundation remains solid, our society remains pluralistic , and our politicians continue to debate openly on all the topical issues.
香港的经济继续蓬勃增长, 财政基础依然稳固, 社会维持多元化.
The Foundation gives money to help artists.
This old house has a very solid foundation.
The foundation of democracy is the will of the people to preserve liberty.
He laid the foundation of the science of bacteriology.
The country has a weak economic foundation.
The foundation becomes solid after tamping.
His view is by no means without foundation.
There is no foundation for the charges.
Your identity has been formed; you've built up your resources; and now you have the chance to take the big risks precisely because your foundation is already secure.
The absorption helps them to establish strong foundations for recollection, says Patihis, and the fantasy proneness means that they revisit those memories again and again in the coming weeks and months.
What government has not yet found is the political will to put that understanding into full practice with a sequence of smart schooling that provides the early foundation.
Meals are the foundation of the family, says Carole Counihan, a professor at Millersville University in Pennsylvania, so there was a very important interconnection between eating together and strengthening family ties.
Mr.Kibara and hundreds of other farmers have been removing some of their tea bushes and planting a new kind of tea developed by the Tea Research Foundation of Kenya.
A 16th century castle in Scotland is close to collapsing after lumps of soil were washed away by floods, threatening its foundations.
Money is the foundation of many a happy marriage People are being lured (引诱)onto Facebook with the promise of a fun, free service without realizing they're paying for it by giving up toads of personal information
What is said about the schools forded by the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation
Many schools compete for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation funds.
About 250 students so far have gone through the program, which receives funding from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation.
Recently, we examined more than 400 essays on the laws of life that teens from two communities had written as part of an educational program initiated by the John Templeton Foundation in Radnor, Pa.
Higher education has been able to duck this issue for years, particularly the more selective schools, by saying the responsibility is on the individual student," says Pennington of the Gates Foundation.
His solid foundation in math theory.
Humanistic disciplines are seriously underfunded, not just by the government and the foundations but by academic institutions themselves.
They could get financial support from various foundations for humanistic studies
Later working together in London, they laid the foundations of modern physics by showing that normal laws of cause and effect do not apply at the level of subatomic particles.
Laying the foundations of modem mathematics
We first see ourselves through the eyes of others, so their messages form important foundations of our self-concepts.
According to a new survey (调查) by the national sleep foundation, 51% of kids aged 10 to 18 go to bed at 10 pm or later on school nights, even though they have to get up early.
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Born at an international crane foundation, Emma was raised by human caretakers.
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But the new national sleep foundation survey found that 35% of 10- to 12-year-olds get only seven or eight hours.
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Chronologica is a fascinating journey through time, from the foundation of rome to the creation of the Internet.
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It separated the building from its foundation.
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Last year the foundation reported that nearly 60% of 7- to 12-year-olds said they felt tired during the day, and 15% said they had fallen asleep at school.
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She plans to start a foundation for homeless children and wants to build a community centre in Waterhouse.
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She started the ladybug foundation, an organization aiming at getting rid of homelessness.
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The foundation began another campaign called national red scarf day, a day when people donate $20 and wear red scarves in support of Canada's hungry and homeless.
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Third, youth-sport programs are critical for the learning of motor skills, these motor skills serve as a foundation for future national sport stars and recreational adult-sport participants.
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To lift a big structure like the tremont hotel, pullman would place thousands of Jackscrews beneath the building's foundation.
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For example, the Long Now Foundation has its flagship project a medical clock that is designed to still be marking time thousands of years hence.
In 2010, leading congressional Democrats and Republicans sent letters to the AAAS asking that it identify actions that could be taken by “federal, state and local governments, universities, foundations, educators, individual benefactors and others” to “maintain national excellence in humanities and social scientific scholarship and education”.
But the Nobel Foundation’s limit of three recipients per prize, each of whom must still be living, has long been outgrown by the collaborative nature of modern research—as will be demonstrated by the inevitable row over who is ignored when it comes to acknowledging the discovery of the Higgs boson.
He could not confide them even to his wife, although they provide the unacknowledged foundation of his fiction.
The history of the EEOB began long before its foundations were laid.
A Knight Foundation focus-group survey of young people between ages 14 and 24 found they use.
1. the basis on which something is grounded;
"there is little foundation for his objections"
2. an institution supported by an endowment
3. the fundamental assumptions from which something is begun or developed or calculated or explained;
"the whole argument rested on a basis of conjecture"
4. lowest support of a structure;
"it was built on a base of solid rock"
"he stood at the foot of the tower"
5. education or instruction in the fundamentals of a field of knowledge;
"he lacks the foundation necessary for advanced study"
"a good grounding in mathematics"
6. a woman's undergarment worn to give shape to the contours of the body
7. the act of starting something for the first time; introducing something new;
"she looked forward to her initiation as an adult"
"the foundation of a new scientific society"
"he regards the fork as a modern introduction"
base, basis, foundation, ground
地基 "又称 :地基(foundation soil,subgrade) "