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Ground

A customary unit of area approximately equivalent to 203 square meters. It is used in real estate transactions in some parts of India.
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Argosy recently held ground breaking ceremonies for their permanent pavilion due for completion in early 1996.
The CBI, which represents some 240,000 businesses that together employ around a third of the private-sector workforce, said export orders held ground in December but there was no further improvement.
dollar was stuck in the lower 77 yen range Friday morning in Tokyo, while the euro held ground against its U.