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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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Off the Ground celebrates its " 20th anniversary this year.
Off The Ground is around a 20-1 chance for the two-and-a-half-mile Grade One.
Describing the astonishing scene, gran Shirley Blay said: "We've got four feral cats in the yard and they were being lifted off the ground - about 6ft off the ground - they just went round like a big paper bag.
But I had to quickly calculate the weight and power left - and I didn't know if I could pull off the ground with 30 people.
Lie on your back in front of the band and grab the handles with your arms straight Bend your hips and knees a little more than 90 degrees and lift your feet off the ground together.
Scott Van Duzer was so excited to be meeting the President that he bear hugged Mr Obama and lifted him off the ground.
5m male snake lifted his colleague clean off the ground.
If we are going to give credit, let's give it where it is really due: let's praise Dick Knowles for his tireless and unstinting efforts to get this scheme off the ground after many, many years of false promises and delays; let's commend officers like George Underwood, Ian Ellis and Alan Gunter for their patience and understanding when we gave them hell; let's pay tribute to the residents who have stayed the course, as volunteers, like Barry Rossiter and Tony Field, to name but two out of many; let's thank Couns Reg Corns, Les Lawrence and Jan Drinkwater for their involvement, perseverance and determination to get things right on our behalf; and yes, let's recognise the role Richard Burden, our Member of Parliament, played in lobbying for the funding to make this all happen.
Orville got the Flyer off the ground, flying for 120ft (above) and ushering in the aeronautical age.
But after reading the October 2006 issue, I am more than enthusiastic about getting this project off the ground.
When your team leader gives the word, lift the tent off the ground and take a step back to expand the tent.
With one foot kept off the ground, try to touch the object with the opposite hand.