Meaning of “ground level” in the English Dictionary

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"ground level" in British English

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ground levelnoun [ S ]

uk /ˈɡraʊnd ˌev.əl/ us /ˈɡraʊnd ˌev.əl/

Examples from literature

  • On the other hand, if the surface temperature of the snow is much colder than the ground level temperature, ice crystals form and weaken the snowpack. 
  • To do this, scientists dig a snow pit – a deep hole in the snowpack that goes all the way down to ground level and is several meters wide. 

(Definition of “ground level” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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