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  • n. Alternative form of ground floor.

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Examples

  • The groundfloor is lined with windows going from floor to ceiling in order to enjoy the landscape all day long.

    The Biscuit House by aum

  • The groundfloor is a dark room containing tombs, lightened up only by the few lonely candles lightened by occasional visitors.

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  • A couple of small blue and yellow Swedish flags hang from the wooden fences by the groundfloor flats while a lone child is playing at the swings in the playground.

    Sweden: Malmö's immigrants adjust to life in gunman's sights

  • A large opening in the floor of the first storey enables daylight to reach the groundfloor.

    The Biscuit House by aum

  • Sandra McPherson at UC Davis once shared with her students an amazing collection of them that she brought to a class she was teaching on small press publishing — specifically, the groundfloor of Swan Scythe Press.

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  • A large chimney-flue, probably from some ancient kitchen of the Dukes de la Force, started from the groundfloor, traversed all four stories, cut the dormitories, where it figured as a flattened pillar, into two portions, and finally pierced the roof.

    Les Miserables

  • This type of gaming, I believe to be the wave of the future and I really feel fortunate to be somewhat on the groundfloor for once !

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  • Every household must keep a candle burning in each groundfloor window until midnight.

    Before Midnight

  • The atmosphere in the groundfloor bistro is pleasant and casual, particularly with shoppers dining under the canopied patio just so they can wear their oversized sunglasses.

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  • On the groundfloor of the Academy's spacious stucco headquarters, the red light is on outside the firearms lab, and from the hallway, Marino hears the dull thud of gunfire.

    Predator

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