tray / basis

(plate) + (general / overall)
★☆☆☆☆
15 strokes
JERKILL PAIR
also means foundation or basis - makes sense if you think about a tray as the foundation for your lunch.

Onyomi

BAN

Let's BAN trays made of asbestos!

Mnemonic

Generally, plates are put on trays in the cafeteria.

Kunyomi

ばん tray LAZY
★★☆☆☆

Jukugo

円盤(えんばん)

a UFO ★☆☆☆☆
(yen/circle) + (tray / basis) = 円盤 (a UFO)

基盤(きほん)

the base or foundation ☆☆☆☆☆
(basis) + (tray / basis) = 基盤 (the base or foundation)

the base, basis, or foundation

Synonyms

fundamentals
根本的    本来    基本的    基盤    基礎