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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Bask \Bask\ (b[.a]sk), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Basked (b[.a]skt); p. pr. & vb. n. Basking.] [OScand. ba[eth]ask to bathe one's self, or perh. bakask to bake one's self, sk being reflexive. See Bath, n., Bake, v. t.] To lie in warmth; to be exposed to genial heat. [1913 Webster] Basks in the glare, and stems the tepid wave. --Goldsmith. [1913 Webster]