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groundings, plural;
  1. Basic training or instruction in a subject
    • - every child needs a good grounding in science and technology

  1. foundation: education or instruction in the fundamentals of a field of knowledge; "he lacks the foundation necessary for advanced study"; "a good grounding in mathematics"
  2. fastening electrical equipment to earth
  3. Grounding - Die letzten Tage der Swissair is a film about the collapse in 2001 of Swissair, Switzerland's national airline, by Michael Steiner and Tobias Fueter, presented in January 2006.
  4. Grounding is a form of punishment given to children, preadolescents or adolescents by their parents (or teachers or headmasters in a school setting) for misbehavior.
  5. Grounded, may refer to: *"Grounded" the song by My Vitriol 'Grounded' a song & album title by {Gemma Mewse) & (2darc productions) in 2010 'Grounded' 'remixed' a song by(Gemma Mewse) remixed by (boy in the corner) *Grounding *Unaccompanied Minors, a film *Grounded (comics), a comic book by Mark ...
  6. (Grounded (comics)) Grounded is a coming-of-age story by Mark Sable and Paul Azaceta about a boy without super-powers who is sent to a high-school for super-powered teens. It was originally published as a six-issue limited series by Image Comics and was later collected in a trade paperback edition.
  7. (Grounded (film)) Unaccompanied Minors (also called: Grounded: Unaccompanied Minors) is a 2006 American comedy film directed by Paul Feig and starring Dyllan Christopher, Lewis Black, Wilmer Valderrama, Tyler James Williams, Brett Kelly, Gina Mantegna, and Quinn Shephard. ...
  8. The return to a fully conscious state after a psychedelic experience; The collision of a ship with ground beneath the surface of the water; The permanence of aircraft on land because of government action; The interconnecting metal chassis/frame of a device, appliance, machine, or metal raceway ...
  9. (grounded) Of or pertaining to an electrical conductor which is connected to earth; earthed; Not allowed to fly; Confined to one's room, typically by a parent, as a punishment; Mature, sensible with well-considered priorities
  10. (Grounded) Connected to ground or to a conductive body that extends the ground connection.
  11. (Grounded) Refers to any part of the goalkeeper's or deputy's body touching the ground for support outside of the goal circle when she attempts to play the ball from inside the goal circle.
  12. (grounded) The AC current carrying conductor that is intentionally maintained at ground potential, also called neutral.
  13. (Grounded) Connected to the earth or to some conducting body that serves in place of the earth.
  14. (GROUNDED) a MIL-PERS who is technically qualified for flight or jump status but has not been assigned to an appropriate BILLET in an active duty unit for any number of reasons (eg: medical profile) or no reason (eg: luck of the draw); a GROUNDED paratrooper is known as a "jump chump", and a ...
  15. (Grounded) No flying...all planes have to stay 'on the ground'.
  16. (grounded) A more eye-friendly term for 'unairblockable'.
  17. Removing the container from the stack train and putting it on a chassis.
  18. When a ship (while afloat) touches the bed of the sea, or goes "aground" (qv).
  19. Connecting electrical components to earth for safety.
  20. Grounding is the act of effecting optimum electrical continuity between conducting objects and earth.
  21. In witchcraft, to ground yourself is to psychically reinforce your connection with the Earth by reopening an energy channel between your aura and the ground.
  22. when a vessel accidentally hits the ground, causing it to need to be refloated.
  23. The connection of an electric circuit or equipment to Earth or a conductive body of relatively large extent in place of Earth. The connection or bonding of an equipment case, chassis, bus, or frame to a conductive object or structure to ensure a common potential.
  24. The action of a vehicle when some part of its undercarriage touches the ground (e.g., when going over a curb). In some cases the vehicle can become high-centered so that the vehicle is stationary because the driving wheels are no longer touching the ground. ...
  25. Cables, Communications, Electronics: The connection of an antenna or other cable (intentionally or accidentally) to the earth in order to provide a safe path for static discharge or lightning so that it does not feed into the connected equipment.