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A basket is a container that is used for holding things or carrying things. It can be decorative or practical. Many baskets are made of natural materials, but baskets are also made of synthetic materials such as plastic or metal.
The making of baskets is a skill that goes back thousands of years in human history.
Note: A basketball player who shoots the ball through a hoop, also makes a basket. To make a basket results in points scored for the player’s team.
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Date of publication:November 2, 2016