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  • 1ground — ground1 groundable, adj. groundably, adv. groundedly, adv. groundedness, n. groundward, groundwards, adv., adj. /grownd/, n. 1. the solid surface of the earth; firm or dry land: to fall to the ground. 2. earth or soil: stony ground. 3. land hav …

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  • 2ground — I [[t]graʊnd[/t]] n. 1) the solid surface of the earth; firm or dry land 2) earth or soil: stony ground[/ex] 3) land having an indicated character: rising ground[/ex] 4) Often, grounds. a tract of land appropriated to a special use: picnic… …

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  • 3ground — I. /graʊnd / (say grownd) noun 1. the earth s solid surface; firm or dry land: fall to the ground. 2. earth or soil: stony ground. 3. land having a special character: rising ground. 4. (often plural) a tract of land occupied, or appropriated to a …

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  • 4Rising — Rise Rise (r[imac]z), v. i. [imp. {Rose} (r[=o]z); p. p. {Risen}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rising}.] [AS. r[=i]san; akin to OS. r[=i]san, D. rijzen, OHG. r[=i]san to rise, fall, Icel. r[=i]sa, Goth. urreisan, G. reise journey. CF. {Arise}, {Raise},… …

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  • 5rising — Synonyms and related words: Brownian movement, abruptness, abscess, acclinate, acclivitous, acclivity, advance, anabasis, anabatic, angular motion, aposteme, apparition, appearance, appearing, arising, ascendant, ascending, ascension, ascensional …

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  • 6Rising damp (structural) — Rising damp is a condition caused by ground moisture rising up a masonry wall by capillary action. It occurs where there is no damp proof course (DPC) or where the DPC has been damaged or bridged. Where present, moisture can rise up the wall to a …

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  • 7rising damp — noun Wetness rising through bricks and mortar in a wall • • • Main Entry: ↑rise * * * rising damp UK US noun [uncountable] british a form of damage in which the walls of a building become wet from the ground and begin to decay Thesaurus: signs of …

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  • 8rising damp — n [U] BrE a condition where water comes up from the ground and gets into the walls of a building …

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  • 9rising damp — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ moisture absorbed from the ground into a wall …

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  • 10Rising Damp — Infobox television show name = Rising Damp caption = Main cast of Rising Damp (l r) Frances de la Tour, Leonard Rossiter, Richard Beckinsale, Don Warrington. format = Sitcom picture format = runtime = 30 minutes creator = Eric Chappell starring …

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  • 11rising — adj. & n. adj. 1 going up; getting higher. 2 increasing (rising costs). 3 advancing to maturity or high standing (the rising generation; a rising young lawyer). 4 approaching a specified age (the rising fives). 5 (of ground) sloping upwards. n. a …

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  • 12Rising Sun, Indiana — Infobox Settlement official name = City of Rising Sun native name = settlement type = City nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location in the state of Indiana… …

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  • 13Rising (Stargate Atlantis) — Infobox Television episode Colour = SGColor Title = Rising (Part 1 2) Series = Stargate Atlantis Season = 1 Episode = 1 and 2 Airdate = July 16, 2004 Production = 101 and 102 Writer = Robert C. Cooper and Brad Wright Director = Martin Wood Guests …

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  • 14Ground rent — A ground rent, sometimes known as a rentcharge or a chief rent in North West England, see [http://www.gos.gov.uk/gonw/PeopleSustainableCommunities/Housing/Rentcharges/ Government Office for the North West] Retrieved on 2008 02 06] is a regular… …

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  • 15Ground improvements at British football stadia — A large number of English football clubs have ongoing schemes to redevelop existing grounds, or to move to newly constructed stadiums. A trend towards all seater stadiums was initially prescribed by the Taylor Report, and was originally a… …

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  • 16Rising Sun Flag — The nihongo|Rising Sun Flag|旭日旗| Kyokujitsu ki is the military flag of Japan. It had been used as the ensign of the Imperial Japanese Navy and the war flag of the Imperial Japanese Army until the end of World War II. It is also presently the… …

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  • 17Rising Wolf Mountain — Infobox Mountain Name = Rising Wolf Mountain Photo = Caption = Elevation = convert|9513|ft|m|0|lk=on Location = Montana, USA Range = Lewis Range Prominence = convert|2873|ft|m|0|abbr=oncite web | url =… …

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  • 18Ground-coupled heat exchanger — Earth cooling tubes or earth warming tubes (also known as ground coupled heat exchangers) utilize the earth s near constant subterranean temperature to warm or cool air for residential, agricultural or industrial uses. They are often a viable and …

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  • 19ground-to-air — coming from the ground and rising into the air, shot from the ground at a target in the air …

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  • 20rising damp — noun A condition caused by ground moisture rising up a masonry wall by capillary action …

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