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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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After ten days of intense talks, the two sides just have to negotiate the final price to be paid for Arcelor after steel magnate Lakshmi Mittal gave ground on corporate governance and industrial strategy, reports maintained.
Hand's Pennsylvania frontiersmen gave ground grudgingly, buying time for Washington's army entrenched on the south bank of the Assunpink Creek.
In contrast to its disdainful dismissal of the views of the UN before the war, the White House repeatedly gave ground to win support of a Security Council resolution approving a new interim government.
In negotiations with the top UN weapons inspectors, Baghdad gave ground on procedural snares in the 2-month-old UN monitoring regime, including promising to encourage scientists to speak in private with inspectors.