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Noun
Basic training or instruction in a subject
“In his view the pupils received an excellent grounding in the key subjects of reading, writing and arithmetic, and if they passed Proficiency and then left school they had the basic skills to enter the workforce.”
Noun
A person's education and experience
Noun
Instruction or training in military exercises
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The ideas, customs, and social behavior of a particular people or society
Noun
Something done to get ready for an event or undertaking
Noun
The central principle or part of a policy, system, etc., on which all else depends
Noun
Refinement and good education
Verb
Present participle for to find a basis
“Eva's governess grounded her in Latin and Greek.”
Verb
Present participle for restrict; drop in place
“The boat grounded on a mud bank.”
Verb
Dealing with
Verb
Present participle for to prohibit or prevent (a pilot or an aircraft) from flying
“The move comes three weeks after the airline was forced to ground its aircraft in a row over leasing payments.”
Verb
Present participle for to provide a basis for
“Some may say that this is rather ethereal, and not grounded in precise observation or description.”
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