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- plural of
From ground (“basis, surroundings”)
grounds (plural grounds)
- (law) Basis or justification for something, as in "grounds for divorce."
- The collective land areas that compose a larger area, as in the castle grounds.
grounds pl (plural only)
- The sediment at the bottom of a liquid, or from which a liquid has been filtered (as in coffee grounds).