Some articles on grounds, ground:
... The grounds of Capitol Hill were surrounded by a cast iron fence from the 19th century into the first decades of the 20th ... The grounds still contain many trees and scrubs from the Olmsted design, in addition to numerous monuments ... Other major features of the grounds include the marble steps leading to the front portico, the Confederate Memorial Monument and the Avenue of Flags ...
... up by energy beams that shot out from the ground ... The mansion's grounds featured an array of statues of past and present Avengers, constructed out of adamantium ... One of the trees on the grounds used to hold a miniature lab belonging to Hank Pym ...
... See main article List of cricket grounds in England and Wales English cricket grounds are smaller than the largest in some other countries, especially India and Australia, but ... The largest English cricket ground, Lord's in London, is internationally regarded as the "home of cricket" ... by the England and Wales Cricket Board, with the prospect of the ground hosting its first Test match in 2010 ...
... Westminster houses its test grounds and company headquarters on a 4½ acre site outside Banbury, UK Coordinates 52°04′N 1°17′W / 52.067°N 1.283°W ... Many of the Group’s products and services are demonstrated on the grounds and inside corporate headquarters (e.g ... The test grounds hold some of the world's most sophisticated perimeter security solutions, pipeline protection systems and integrated thermal imaging/night vision CCTV camera ...
More definitions of "grounds":
- (noun): A tract of land cleared for some special purposes (recreation or burial etc.).
Famous quotes containing the word grounds:
“We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right persons and also in the right manner at the right moment and for the right length of time.”
—Aristotle (384322 B.C.)
“The best persuaded of himself, so crammed, as he thinks, with excellencies, that it is his grounds of faith that all that look on him love him.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“And in a disused shed in Co. Wexford,
Deep in the grounds of a burnt-out hotel,
Among the bathtubs and the washbasins
A thousand mushrooms crowd to a keyhole.”
—Derek Mahon (b. 1941)