basal

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basal

[′bā·səl]
(biology)
Of, pertaining to, or located at the base.
(physiology)
Being the minimal level for, or essential for maintenance of, vital activities of an organism, such as basal metabolism.
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However, basal cell tumors often also contain pigment [14].
This variant tends to be more locally invasive and less well circumscribed than basal cell tumors but is not as aggressive as squamous cell carcinoma.
Basal cell hyperplasia, adenoid basal cell tumor, and adenoid cystic carcinoma of the prostate gland: an immunohistochemical study.