a long, low piece of stage scenery, built to simulate part of a landscape, a building, a fence, or the like.
noun 1. Usually, ground rules. basic or governing principles of conduct in any situation or field of endeavor: the ground rules of press conferences. 2. Sports. any of certain rules specially adopted, as in baseball and softball, for dealing with situations or circumstances arising chiefly from the particular nature of the playing area or the […]
noun, Baseball. 1. a safe hit ruled for two bases according to the rules of a particular stadium, as when a fly ball bounces once in the outfield and then clears a fence.
- Ground run
noun 1. the distance taken by an aircraft to brake from its landing speed to its taxiing speed or a stop
[ground] /graʊnd/ noun 1. the solid surface of the earth; firm or dry land: to fall to the ground. 2. earth or soil: stony ground. 3. land having an indicated character: rising ground. 4. Often, grounds. a tract of land appropriated to a special use: picnic grounds; a hunting ground. 5. Often, grounds. the foundation […]