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groundingnoun

uk   us   /ˈɡraʊndɪŋ/
[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.
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Translations of “grounding”
in Chinese (Simplified) 基础知识…
in Turkish temel eğitim/öğretim…
in Russian основы (предмета)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 基礎知識…
in Polish przygotowanie, podstawy…
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