Footmen and housemaids start on a basic salary of £13,634 a year, which can rise after five years by £2,000 a year.
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More rankling to Mrs. Clive than basic salary was her being forced to pay for her benefit.
The Case of Mrs. Clive Catherine Clive
- Basic salt
a salt formed by the partial neutralization of a base. Historical Examples If the temperature is raised above this point, S10 decomposes into the basic salt B1-1-1 and solution. The Phase Rule and Its Applications Alexander Findlay The procedure is therefore first to treat the skins with a chrome solution which forms only small quantities […]
- Basic service set
basic service set networking (BSS) A wireless local area network and all the wireless devices (e.g. PCs and laptops) that are associated with it. A BSS may or may not include an access point and is identified by a BSSID. (2009-05-12)
- Basic slag
slag formed by the basic process of steelmaking, used as a furnace or converter lining or as a fertilizer. Historical Examples Along with basic slag, potash salts have been frequently used for grass on light land with advantage. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 5 Various It should never, for example, be used along […]
- Basic stain
basic stain basic stain n. See basic dye.