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Ground

Meanings and phrases

ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the solid part of the earth's surface; land; dry land; earth; solid ground; terra firma
  2. a rational motive for a belief or action; reason
  3. the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface; earth
  4. the part of a scene (or picture) that lies behind objects in the foreground; background
  5. a relation that provides the foundation for something; footing; basis
  6. a position to be won or defended in battle (or as if in battle)
  7. the first or preliminary coat of paint or size applied to a surface; flat coat; primer; priming; primer coat; priming coat; undercoat
  8. a relatively homogeneous percept extending back of the figure on which attention is focused
  9. a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage); earth
  10. (art) the surface (as a wall or canvas) prepared to take the paint for a painting
  11. material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use); land; soil

ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. fix firmly and stably; anchor
  2. confine or restrict to the ground
  3. place or put on the ground
  4. instruct someone in the fundamentals of a subject
  5. use as a basis for; found on; establish; base; found
  6. bring to the ground; strand; run aground
  7. hit or reach the ground; run aground
  8. throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage
  9. hit a groundball
  10. hit onto the ground
  11. connect to a ground
  12. cover with a primer; apply a primer to; prime; undercoat

Arctic ground squirrel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large ground squirrel of the North American far north; parka squirrel; Citellus parryi

Richardson ground squirrel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of sagebrush and grassland areas of western United States and Canada; flickertail; Citellus richardsoni

anchorage ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. place for vessels to anchor; anchorage

barren ground caribou

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. of tundra of northern Canada; in some classifications included in the species Rangifer tarandus; Rangifer arcticus

bed ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an area on which a drove of cattle or sheep can sleep for a night; bed-ground; bedground

breeding ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a place where animals breed
E.g.
  • The lake is an important breeding ground for terns.
  • Diamond Island is also noted as a turtle breeding ground.
  • It is the longest earth dam in Thailand and a large breeding ground.

burial ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tract of land used for burials; cemetery; graveyard; burial site; burying ground; memorial park; necropolis
E.g.
  • The burial ground is still present at the site.
  • This burial ground is known as a haunted place of Delhi.
  • There is a prominent monument marking the burial ground.

burying ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tract of land used for burials; cemetery; graveyard; burial site; burial ground; memorial park; necropolis
E.g.
  • He is interred in the family burying ground on his estate.
  • He died at "Wye" near Carmichael, Maryland, and is interred in the family burying ground at "Wye".
  • She was buried in the old family burying ground, called the "Burnt House Fields", at "Mount Pleasant".

camping ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a site where people on holiday can pitch a tent; campsite; campground; camping site; bivouac; encampment; camping area
E.g.
  • Prior uses of the land included use of section 522 both as a "labour prison reserve" and a camping ground.
  • In addition there are several campfire sites and lean-to shelters, and a more fully equipped camping ground.
  • Scottburgh along with the two hotels and many B&Bs is also home to an award-winning caravan park and camping ground.

common ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a basis agreed to by all parties for reaching a mutual understanding
E.g.
  • This is an example of "common ground" advocacy.
  • Agee was an early advocate of establishing a common ground.
  • We shall never find any common ground.
n.
  1. a form of microscopic examination of living material by scattered light; specimens appear luminous against a dark background; dark field illumination

downy ground cherry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. decorative American annual having round fleshy yellow berries enclosed in a bladderlike husk; strawberry tomato; Physalis pubescens

eastern ground snake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. in some classifications placed in genus Haldea; small reddish-grey snake of eastern North America; Potamophis striatula; Haldea striatula

gain ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; gain; advance; win; pull ahead; make headway; get ahead

get off the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. get started or set in motion, used figuratively; take off

ground almond

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European sedge having small edible nutlike tubers; chufa; yellow nutgrass; earth almond; rush nut; Cyperus esculentus

ground attack

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an attack by ground troops
E.g.
  • These were capable of being used in a ground attack role.
  • They saw heavy use in ground attack missions against insurgents.
  • From 1942 it was adapted as a light night ground attack aircraft.

ground bait

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bait scattered on the water to attract fish

ground ball

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (baseball) a hit that travels along the ground; grounder; groundball; hopper
E.g.
  • At New York on 6/09, Brooks had one goal and one ground ball.
  • Brooks tallied one goal and had one ground ball against Denver 6/16.
  • It is offset by the fact that a ground ball double play is less likely.

ground bass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a short melody in the bass that is constantly repeated

ground beef

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. beef that has been ground; hamburger
E.g.
  • A halal version is often made with ground beef or lamb.
  • "Gored gored" is very similar to "kitfo", but uses cubed rather than ground beef.
  • It has been reared in captivity on a diet of vitamin-supplemented raw ground beef.

ground beetle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. predacious shining black or metallic terrestrial beetle that destroys many injurious insects; carabid beetle
E.g.
  • Lebia solea Lebia solea is a species of ground beetle in the family Carabidae.
  • Eucamaragnathus batesii Eucamaragnathus batesii is a species of ground beetle.
  • Tachys vorax Tachys vorax is a species of ground beetle in the family Carabidae.

ground cable

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mooring cable; runs from a buoy to a mooring anchor

ground cedar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of club moss; staghorn moss; Lycopodium complanatum
  2. a procumbent variety of the common juniper; dwarf juniper; Juniperus communis depressa

ground cherry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of numerous cosmopolitan annual or perennial herbs of the genus Physalis bearing edible fleshy berries enclosed in a bladderlike husk; some cultivated for their flowers; husk tomato

ground cloth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a waterproofed piece of cloth spread on the ground (as under a tent) to protect from moisture; groundsheet

ground control

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a communication system for sending continuous radio messages to an airplane pilot who is making a ground-controlled approach to landing
E.g.
  • Soon the ground control confirmed us, that he fell.
  • A Blackjack system is composed of five air vehicles and two ground control systems.
  • It was controlled by a new ground control system meant to integrate dissimilar UAV systems.

ground cover

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low-growing plants planted in deep shade or on a steep slope where turf is difficult to grow; groundcover
  2. small plants other than saplings growing on a forest floor; groundcover
E.g.
  • It can provide good ground cover in a cold situation.
  • "densa") with a dense ground cover of grasses and shrubs.
  • Sand pine scrub has little ground cover and is marginal habitat for hispid cotton rats.

ground crew

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the crew of technicians and mechanics who service aircraft on the ground; ground-service crew
E.g.
  • Other ground crew loaded the aircraft with bombs and fuel.
  • It was joined by the pilots and ground crew from the disbanded No.
  • On landing, Summers immediately told the ground crew that, "I don't want anything touched!"

ground effect

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. apparent increase in aerodynamic lift experienced by an aircraft flying close to the ground
E.g.
  • It uses the ground effect.
  • The technical regulations will allow for the reintroduction of ground effect.
  • The company also builds ground effect vehicles, airboats and propellor-driven snowmobiles.

ground fir

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of club moss; princess pine; tree clubmoss; Lycopodium obscurum

ground fire

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a forest fire that burns the humus; may not appear on the surface
E.g.
  • Three Corsairs were damaged by ground fire.
  • One Royal Saudi Air Force F-5E was lost to ground fire on 13 February 1991, the pilot killed.
  • Nine aircraft were lost in Vietnam, seven to enemy ground fire and two to operational causes.

ground floor

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the floor of a building that is at or nearest to the level of the ground around the building; first floor; ground level
  2. becoming part of a venture at the beginning (regarded as position of advantage)
E.g.
  • The ground floor porch has been enclosed in glass.
  • Cafeteria is at ground floor and TSC at 1st floor.
  • The ground floor was designed for military housing.

ground forces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state; army; regular army
E.g.
  • The ground forces are equipped with a variety of weapons and vehicles.
  • The 2,500 men of the National Guard are also part of the ground forces.
  • Eisenhower took direct command of all Allied ground forces on 1 September.

ground glass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. glass that diffuses light due to a rough surface produced by abrasion or etching
  2. particulate glass made by grinding and used as an abrasive

ground ivy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. trailing European aromatic plant of the mint family having rounded leaves and small purplish flowers often grown in hanging baskets; naturalized in North America; sometimes placed in genus Nepeta; alehoof; field balm; gill-over-the-ground; runaway robin; Glechoma hederaceae; Nepeta hederaceae

ground level

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the height of the ground on which something stands; grade
  2. the floor of a building that is at or nearest to the level of the ground around the building; ground floor; first floor
E.g.
  • Ticket gates are located under the ground level.
  • The station has four storeys above ground level.
  • The height of this tomb is 60 feet from ground level.

ground loop

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sharp uncontrollable turn made by an airplane while moving along the ground

ground noise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. extraneous noise contaminating sound measurements that cannot be separated from the desired signal; background noise

ground out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make an out by hitting the ball on the ground

ground pine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several club mosses having long creeping stems and erect branches; Christmas green
  2. low-growing annual with yellow flowers dotted red; faintly aromatic of pine resin; Europe, British Isles and North Africa; yellow bugle; Ajuga chamaepitys

ground pink

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low wiry-stemmed branching herb or southern California having fringed pink flowers; fringed pink; moss pink; Linanthus dianthiflorus

ground plan

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a floor plan for the ground level of a building
E.g.
  • The castle has an amygdaloidal ground plan.
  • It is a one-and-a-half-story house with main ground plan .
  • It has a rectangular ground plan.

ground rattler

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small pygmy rattlesnake; massasauga; Sistrurus miliaris

ground rent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. payment for the right to occupy and improve a piece of land

ground roller

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Madagascan roller with terrestrial and crepuscular habits that feeds on e.g. insects and worms

ground rose

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low-growing bristly shrub of southern Oregon and California with creeping rootstocks and usually corymbose flowers; Rosa spithamaea

ground rule

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (baseball) a special rule (as in baseball) dealing with situations that arise due to the nature of the playing grounds

ground sloth

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gigantic extinct terrestrial sloth-like mammal of the Pliocene and Pleistocene in America; megathere

ground snake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small shy brightly-ringed terrestrial snake of arid or semiarid areas of western North America; Sonora semiannulata

ground squirrel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small striped semiterrestrial eastern American squirrel with cheek pouches; eastern chipmunk; hackee; striped squirrel; Tamias striatus
  2. any of various terrestrial burrowing rodents of Old and New Worlds; often destroy crops; gopher; spermophile
E.g.
  • Other wildlife include western fence lizard, cottontail rabbit, Beechey ground squirrel, and coyotes.
  • Wildlife include the ubiquitous black bear, coyote, ground squirrel, deer, golden eagles, prairie falcons and red-tail hawks.
  • Both close (Thirteen-lined ground squirrel) and distant (Crested-Ibis) orthologs contained above average levels of proline, and low levels of isoleucine, and asparagine.

ground state

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (physics) the lowest energy state of an atom or other particle
E.g.
  • This leads to corrections for the ground state.
  • The kinetic energy of the ground state cannot be removed.
  • Matter is in its ground state, and contains no thermal energy.

ground stroke

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tennis return made by hitting the ball after it has bounced once

ground substance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the clear nongranular portion of the cytoplasm of a cell; hyaloplasm
  2. the body substance in which tissue cells are embedded; matrix; intercellular substance

ground swell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an obvious change of public opinion or political sentiment that occurs without leadership or overt expression
  2. a broad and deep undulation of the ocean; heavy swell

ground tackle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mechanical device that prevents a vessel from moving; anchor

ground water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. underground water that is held in the soil and in pervious rocks; spring water; well water
E.g.
  • This is a useful method in ground water remediation.
  • Burrow depth ranges from , rarely extending to ground water.
  • Winter rainfall is particularly important for replenishing ground water.

ground wave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a radio wave propagated on or near the earth's surface

ground zero

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the target of a projectile (as a bomb or missile)
  2. the site of the World Trade Center before it was destroyed
  3. the point of detonation (or above or below) of a nuclear weapon
E.g.
  • That area was ground zero for Camille's landfall.
  • This is referred to by some as damage control ground zero (DC0).
  • Following the September 11 attacks, Hondros took photographs at ground zero.

high ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a position of superiority over opponents or competitors
E.g.
  • The topography is marked by valleys, local depression and high ground.
  • The high ground has been cleared of pine trees over an area of about .
  • The forest remnant is located on high ground some southwest of Byron Bay.

home ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurs; habitat
E.g.
  • and Springvale Park was chosen as the home ground.
  • It serves as a home ground of Village United F.C..
  • It serves as a home ground of Tivoli Gardens F.C..

hunting ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a place where opportunities abound
  2. an area in which game is hunted
E.g.
  • The Morrison Formation has been a rich fossil hunting ground.
  • A haag was a bushland, hedged lot, or (private) hunting ground.
  • It was their former hunting ground.

mantled ground squirrel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common black-striped reddish-brown ground squirrel of western North America; resembles a large chipmunk; Citellus lateralis

parade ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an area for holding parades
E.g.
  • The name is the French term for a military parade ground.
  • The site had originally been the parade ground for the Drill Hall.
  • Places were designated for the fort, the parade ground, the church, and the cemetery.

picnic ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tract of land set aside for picnicking; picnic area

piece of ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an extended area of land; tract; piece of land; parcel of land; parcel

pleasure ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a commercially operated park with stalls and shows for amusement; amusement park; funfair

plot of ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation; plot; plot of land; patch

proving ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a workplace for testing new equipment or ideas
E.g.
  • One day he finds an abandoned automobile at an old atomic proving ground.
  • The missile hit a ground target at "Pemboy" proving ground, reaching the speed of Mach 10.
  • Vogel said there were no injuries, no damage and no threats reported at the proving ground.

purple ground cherry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. annual of tropical South America having edible purple fruits; cape gooseberry; Physalis peruviana
  2. Mexican annual naturalized in eastern North America having yellow to purple edible fruit resembling small tomatoes; tomatillo; miltomate; jamberry; Physalis philadelphica

solid ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the solid part of the earth's surface; land; dry land; earth; ground; terra firma

stamping ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a frequently visited place; haunt; hangout; resort; repair

teeing ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the starting place for each hole on a golf course; tee

testing ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a region resembling a laboratory inasmuch as it offers opportunities for observation and practice and experimentation; laboratory
E.g.
  • Shibadong Village became a testing ground for the new initiative in since Xi's investigation.
  • In its early years, the theater served as a summer testing ground for productions en route to Broadway.
  • The Nursery Park features a few lawns, a pet zone and is a testing ground for plants in the future park.

species of ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Lebia solea Lebia solea is a species of ground beetle in the family Carabidae.
  • Eucamaragnathus batesii Eucamaragnathus batesii is a species of ground beetle.
  • Tachys vorax Tachys vorax is a species of ground beetle in the family Carabidae.

above ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In many countries, DBH is measured at above ground.
  • The station has four storeys above ground level.
  • When leaving the city the S-Bahn travels above ground.

ground colour

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Underside: ground colour and markings as in the male.
  • The ground colour is yellow, red, or dark blue.
  • The ground colour is grey mottled with brown.

above the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The nest cavity typically is from above the ground.
  • Glider Degradations travel by hovering above the ground.
  • The tail was held above the ground during normal locomotion.

off the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, the 1994 project never got off the ground.
  • "I didn't really get off the ground," Cody said.
  • Women lift the right leg only slightly off the ground.

training ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Chelsea's training ground is located in Cobham, Surrey.
  • In response, SPW relocated to a new training ground in Joo Seng.
  • The guilds served as a training ground for those within the industry.

new ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • To help finance the new ground, Montrose F.C.
  • He spoke of the need to break new ground.
  • The new ground was opened on 29 August 1925 against East Fife.

higher ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many took to higher ground in current-day Downtown.
  • Upper Pulteney was primarily a residential area, on higher ground.
  • The Apoi inhabited higher ground than most of the other Ijaw tribes.

cricket ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ground is no longer in use as a cricket ground.
  • It has a cricket ground on the top of a hill.
  • It is not a cricket ground at all.

below ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A large part of the stem is usually below ground.
  • The foundations extend two meters below ground level.
  • The castle contains structures both above and below ground.

broke ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Leo Fink broke ground on the new church.
  • The project broke ground in April 2018.
  • Meanwhile, DJ Lynnwood broke ground in the local dance scene.

ground up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The product can be ground up and used as a pigment.
  • Then the mixture is ground up and stored to be used later.
  • They started their own airline literally from the ground up.

ground troops

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wheeler was concerned with minimizing costs to U.S. ground troops.
  • Embarked were about 6,500 ground troops led by Major General Robert B. McClure.
  • The Allied command thus determined that Munda had to be captured by ground troops.

ground between

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This rail runs on the ground between stations.
  • Cricket was played on the ground between 1730 and 1786.
  • Barrels must be supported only by the rails, and not the ground between.

football ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The football ground still exists.
  • The station was built near to the Bradford Park Avenue football ground.
  • TRC Turf Ground TRC Turf Ground is a football ground in Srinagar, India.

middle ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They occupy the middle ground of human temperament.
  • João says he has no "middle ground" and is very insightful.
  • This is the middle ground of both Men's Physique and Bodybuilding.

above ground level

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The station has four storeys above ground level.
  • The top of the cupola is above ground level.
  • The top of the spire is above ground level.

ground color

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ground color is brownish with some rusty colored tints.
  • Its ground color is pale brown.
  • The ground color is greenish.

open ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The two armies spent the night of 24 October on open ground.
  • It tends to grow in narrow spaces rather than on open ground.
  • History: In the earlier stage the whole place was an open ground.

ground support

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • which provides worldwide Aircraft on ground support.
  • There was no damage to the vehicle, and only minor damage to ground support equipment.
  • After attending her court hearings, Donghi decided to become a part of the WUO's above ground support.

sports ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The school has a sports ground and three indoor gyms.
  • The local sports ground is home of the Ebor Campdraft.
  • Today, the park has been transformed and laid out as a sports ground.

ground station

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In DORIS, the ground station emits the signal and the satellite receives.
  • One of which is based at space ground station NIP-19 near Dunaivtsi in Ukraine.
  • TVM guidance requires a radar ground station and a missile with a radar receiver.

ground breaking

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A ground breaking ceremony was held on August 16, 2017.
  • Eventually (1954) his prescient and ground breaking paper came out.
  • The ground breaking ceremony for the temple took place on May 5–6, 2011.

soft ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Beckett explained that the filly was unsuited by the very soft ground.
  • On soft ground, shovels used timber mats to help steady and level the ground.
  • The lack of a subway is due to the soft ground on which Gothenburg is situated.

hit the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mercury flies down to hit the ground with his caduceus.
  • After they hit the ground, they are "falinta" (fallen).
  • His two feet hit the ground to establish possession before M.D.

lost ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Girondists lost ground when they seemed too conciliatory.
  • The two smaller members of the red–green coalition both lost ground.
  • The Arabs rallied with the intention of attempting to recover the lost ground.

ground during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The tail was held above the ground during normal locomotion.
  • Argon is denser than air and displaces oxygen close to the ground during gassing.
  • The multimillion-dollar rebuild is anticipated to break ground during Spring 2017.

ground near

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is also a mosque on elevated ground near the centre.
  • Eggs are laid with a copious secretion in the ground near the host plant.
  • She finds a man on the ground near her jeep, covered in blood and dead from a bullet wound.

ground clearance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ground clearance of the CC1 was 12 to 15 inch.
  • The ground clearance was also increased.
  • The specific characteristics of this model is the reduced ground clearance.

recreation ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is also a recreation ground next to the village hall.
  • Regis Road recreation ground is in the area, which includes a park and play facilities.
  • The Littletons First School is in South Littleton which also has a large recreation ground.

ground surface

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are, however, no installations of tactile ground surface indicators.
  • A nest is constructed by the female either on the ground surface or in a burrow.
  • Tactile ground surface indicators are installed at many locations throughout Greater London.

ground stations

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These are the only two ground stations able to communicate with all orbits of LEO satellites.
  • The converted signal was sent by satellite from the three receiving ground stations to Houston.
  • ESOC is responsible for developing, operating and maintaining ESA's ESTRACK network of ground stations.

along the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is also possible to kick the ball so that it bounces along the ground.
  • The first minutes of the match saw the ball move back and forth along the ground.
  • Thus, "Stenocereus eruca" has stems growing along the ground, rooting at intervals.

ground when

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Girondists lost ground when they seemed too conciliatory.
  • Braid left New Zealand in 2009, and broke new ground when he signed with the Queensland Reds.
  • In 1976, she broke new ground when she directed the feature film, "First Love", starring Susan Dey.

ground was broken

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In late September 1794 ground was broken in North Billerica.
  • On June 10, 2008, ground was broken for Clemens Field's renovation.
  • On April 21, 1947, ground was broken for the school's construction.

ground before

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This park was used as a polo ground before the 1970s.
  • Plants are thoroughly ground before extraction.
  • Bay leaves can also be crushed or ground before cooking.

ground squirrels

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On the barren, rocky land there are Barbary ground squirrels and geckos.
  • Coyotes catch mouse-sized rodents by pouncing, whereas ground squirrels are chased.
  • They primarily feed on small rodents like voles, mice, ground squirrels, hamsters, gerbils, woodchucks, pocket gophers and deer mice.

ground targets

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It also had some usefulness against lightly armoured ground targets.
  • The B-2 saw service in Afghanistan, striking ground targets in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
  • The Bumbar is a wire guided, man-portable, short-ranged missile system for use against ground targets.

neutral ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The final was contested in a neutral ground as a one-off match.
  • As with previous seasons, both play-offs will be played on neutral ground.
  • The final was then played on neutral ground, and the winner earned the second ticket to the next Top 14.

below ground level

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The foundations extend two meters below ground level.
  • At its deepest point the tunnel is 400 feet below ground level.
  • The main building is elevated with the basement area extending to below ground level.

ground combat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This marked the end of ground combat on New Georgia.
  • However, this was not the end of ground combat in northern Okinawa.
  • Most were not trained for ground combat, and the act was an ad hoc emergency measure.

onto the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • As she vanished, her heart stone fell onto the ground.
  • The number "21" was found on a flood light which fell onto the ground.
  • However, Reeves insisted and, when the gun went off, the horse reared and sent Price tumbling onto the ground.

dumping ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • [i]n reality, it was a dumping ground for violent children.. .
  • The mud was a dumping ground for vessels, including a submarine.
  • Some boxes have been used as a dumping ground for used hypodermic needles.

ground echelon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Two days later the ground echelon arrived at Deversoir.
  • The ground echelon sailed on the SS "William T. Barry".
  • Headquarters and the ground echelon of the 801st were stood up as the 492d.

ground around

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ground around the site was churned up by over 5,000 tons of bombs.
  • Barlier is exonerated, and he and Natalie spend a romantic day above ground around the city.
  • This church was razed to the ground around 1090, with the secular canons evicted, and no known trace of it remains.

broke new ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Braid left New Zealand in 2009, and broke new ground when he signed with the Queensland Reds.
  • Others broke new ground, including the Flatiron Building which opened in 1903 near Madison Square.
  • In 1976, she broke new ground when she directed the feature film, "First Love", starring Susan Dey.

ground operations

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • CareFlite augmented their air ambulance service with ground operations in 1981.
  • 1st Division carries out high-level training activities and deploys to command large-scale ground operations.
  • In 1992-1993, he spent a year with the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit, including three months of ground operations in Somalia.

level ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He cleared the crater and found another patch of level ground.
  • In the Second World War the government needed level ground for airfields.
  • Starting a solo career from level ground again was a deliberated decision.

ground hosted

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In October 2011 the ground hosted a rugby league one-off test match between Australia and New Zealand.
  • The ground hosted several football games for the 1948 Summer Olympics, and is one of the last extant that did.
  • The ground hosted One Day International matches during the 2003 ICC Cricket World Cup and 2018 ICC World Cup Qualifier.

air and ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was facilitated by multimode avionics that could switch seamlessly between air and ground modes.
  • "Réquiem para una ciudad" in 1979 considers three themes: the lack of human communication, the traffic, and pollution of the air and ground.
  • It has served in a wide array of roles, being able to perform both air and ground attack duties; the type was used extensively in the Vietnam War.

gained ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A more recent "x-convention" has gained ground since the advent of computing.
  • Desire for independence gained ground, first among radical liberals and socialists.
  • A bombing attack into the rest of Stuff Redoubt gained ground but this was later abandoned.

same ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cricket in Emsworth has been played at the same ground, Cold Harbour Lawn, since 1761.
  • The spacecraft orbits Earth once every 98.5 minutes and repeats the same ground track every eight days.
  • If and are normed spaces over the same ground field , the set of all continuous -linear maps is denoted by .

near the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They are only rarely spotted near the ground.
  • It is standard practice to approximate the sphere's radius as 46 m near the ground.
  • It flies near the ground, twisting between and through grasses, small trees and bushes.

fertile ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are no buildings or fertile ground on that part of the island.
  • This prevented Byzantine attempts at Hellenisation and created fertile ground for further revolt.
  • This provided fertile ground for a boisterous and scandalous 1961 Victorian State election campaign.

lower ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They move to lower ground in winter.
  • Established in 2001, it is located on the lower ground floor of T. C. Cheng Building.
  • A third route runs east to Commonburn House and thence towards Wooler and lower ground.

flat ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Marine runs three miles on reasonably flat ground.
  • The mountain above the flat ground is a very steep hill scarp.
  • Midway up this path is a flat ground which is strewn with boulders.

ground units

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The primary role of the BAF was to provide support and medevac services to the ground units of the Bophuthatswana army.
  • On 18 September 2012 General John Allen suspended all joint combat operations between Afghanistan and American ground units in Afghanistan.
  • The flak corps, while mainly intended to support ground units with concentrated anti-aircraft fire, in many cases provided also antitank support.

ground handling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The DATM-54 was not made in a C version as there was no change in the ground handling characteristics.
  • The airline planned to hire ten pilots and had signed an agreement with Pan Am for ground handling services.
  • Due to the regulations, it only acted as a ground handling agent for overseas airlines, the largest being Cathay Pacific.

best on ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In the same game he also polled the 3 brownlow votes as best on ground.
  • Lions utility player Shaun Hart won the Norm Smith Medal as best on ground in the Grand Final.
  • On August 20, 2016 he received the Ian Stewart Medal for best on ground in the Saint's Round 22 victory over Richmond.

middle ground between

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Frederik attempted to find a middle ground between the new fervent Lutherans and the fiercely traditional Catholics.
  • "Electronic Gaming Monthly" commented that the game "strikes a good middle ground between fast action and slow RPGs.
  • Gruppo 7 declared that intent was to strike a middle ground between the classicism and the industrially-inspired architecture.

gaining ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • With this, the band was gaining ground.
  • However, in the mid-1970s, rival KABC-TV began gaining ground in the local news ratings at KNXT's expense.
  • At the same time, Avenir Telecom was developing its international business, gaining ground in Europe and Asia.

ground attack aircraft

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • From 1942 it was adapted as a light night ground attack aircraft.
  • The radar station picked up the approach of a group of ground attack aircraft on their way to Anju.
  • He was one of the first people to become an experienced pilot on the Ilyushin Il-2 ground attack aircraft.

ground and first

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The public area of the hotel was situated mainly on the ground and first floors.
  • The block was of contemporary design with ivory-coloured stonework on the ground and first floor.
  • The ground and first floors of the keep are vaulted, the first floor containing the hall, which unusually had no great fireplace.

ground against

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There were protests online and on ground against the Free Basics program.
  • Another attack was mounted on 15 July but made no ground against tenacious resistance.
  • On 6 September 2000, Molde initially won the quarterfinal 4-3 at away ground against Start.

below the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Footing depth is to below the ground frost level.
  • There is a rock cut shrine of Vinayaka, below the ground level.
  • The tunnels are in diameter, and may stretch for up to below the ground.
E.g.
  • The wings can be folded for ground transportation or storage.
  • The Central Terminal contains the ground transportation center and rental car counters.

ground staff

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Cobbett began as an MCC ground staff bowler who occasionally stood as umpire.
  • The squadron arrived in Britain soon after Dunkirk with 27 officers and 314 ground staff.
  • He joined West Ham United as part of the ground staff in 1953 and progressed as a youth team player.

ground crews

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Anti-aircraft lookouts gave warnings and the ground crews winched them down quickly.
  • The aircraft had been checked for signs of snow and ice by ground crews prior to its take off.
  • According to the ground crews, several people had touched the wing leading edge to detect ice.

low ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The COP is considered to be on low ground compared to the mountains to the north.
  • The heliport was located on low ground that was susceptible to flooding in the wet season.
  • Agesipolis took the town by diverting the river Ophis, so as to put the low ground at the foot of the city walls under water.

heavy ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After this run he was made favourite for the July Cup, which was run on heavy ground.
  • Racing on heavy ground Book Law was always in close contention before going to the front early in the straight.
  • She was scheduled to run in the Coronation Cup at Epsom in une but was withdrawn owing to the exceptionally heavy ground.

touch the ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The feet could not touch the ground or any part of the pull-up bar at any time.
  • The flag should never be allowed to touch the ground and, if flown at night, must be illuminated.
  • In some species (such as cattle) the dewclaws are much smaller than the hoofs and never touch the ground.

losing ground

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Arctic fox is losing ground to the larger red fox.
  • Castelo Melhor and his Francophile party were losing ground to the Anglophile party.
  • The dominant language of this area is Pashto, to which Kohati has been losing ground at least since Partition.
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