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! basis delegate n.
(#BD) In humanocracy, a revocable delegate member of a group of 25 delegators, chosen and controlled by them. 25 basis delegates can choose a council delegate.
Anarchists in Spain have chosen basis delegates in 1936. Similar delegates have been chosen during many struggles of the people : shop stewards in UK, revocable delegates in Italy during the 70th.

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n.
government by revocable delegates chosen and controlled by groups of 25 delegators. Revocable delegates designated the higher levels : basis delegate, council delegate, deputy-delegate, national delegate, international delegate, and world delegate.
n.
(#CD) In humanocracy, a revocable delegate member of a group of 25 basis delegates, chosen and controlled by them. 25 council delegates can choose a deputy-delegate.
n.
Bookish knowledge; knowledge obtained through hearsay, has no sound basis
n.
someone who does not use high-technology items or services on a daily basis
[Slang] "Amish" is the name of a religious group arisen in the 16th century, that resists modern world's changes (including technology, fashion etc.)
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basis

  

      n   pl   , -ses  
1    something that underlies, supports, or is essential to something else, esp. an abstract idea  
2    a principle on which something depends or from which something has issued  
3      (Maths)   (of a Euclidean space) a maximal set of mutually perpendicular vectors, in terms of which all the elements of the space are uniquely expressible, and the number of which is the dimension of the space  
the vectors x, y and z form a basis of the 3-dimensional space all members of which can be written as ax + by + cz     
     (C14: via Latin from Greek: step, from bainein to step, go)  


gold basis  
      n   the gold standard as a criterion for the determination of prices  
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gold basis, bass, basilisk, basin


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