from the ground up
phrasal 1. entirely new or afresh 2. from top to bottom ; thoroughly

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  • from the ground up — {adv. phr.} From the beginning; entirely; completely. * /After the fire they had to rebuild their cabin from the ground up./ * /Sam knows about baseball from the ground up./ * /The new cars have been changed from the ground up./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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