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ground

noun
 
 
/ɡraʊnd/
the ground B1 the surface of the Earth: I sat down on the ground.Geology - general words
SOIL [U] B2 the soil in an area: soft/stony groundGeology - general wordsSoil
AREA [C] B1 an area of land used for a particular purpose or activity: a football groundSurfaces on which sports take place
KNOWLEDGE [U] an area of knowledge, information, interest, or experience: He had to go over the same ground several times before I understood it.Topics and areas of interest
→  See also breeding ground , common ground , break new ground , gain/lose ground , get (sth) off the ground , stand your ground , suit sb down to the ground , be thin on the ground
Translations of “ground”
in Korean 토양, -장…
in Arabic تُرْبة, أَرْض…
in French sol, terrain…
in Turkish zemin, toprak, yer…
in Italian terreno, suolo, campo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 陸地, 土, 土壤…
in Russian земля, почва, участок…
in Polish grunt, gleba, teren…
in Spanish suelo, terreno, campo…
in Portuguese chão, terreno, campo…
in German der (Erd)Boden, das Gebiet…
in Catalan terra, camp…
in Japanese 土, グラウンド, ~場…
in Chinese (Simplified) 陆地, 土, 土壤…
(Definition of ground noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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