Meaning of “grounding” in the English Dictionary

"grounding" in Business English

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uk /ˈɡraʊndɪŋ/ us

[ S ] a knowledge of the basic facts about a particular subject:

a grounding in sth His degree gave him a firm grounding in his field.
a basic/solid/firm/good grounding

[ C or U ] TRANSPORT the act of preventing a ship from sailing or an aircraft from flying:

The grounding of all planes on Tuesday stalled the movement of mail.

(Definition of “grounding” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)