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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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The family of Mr Jacobs, 61, say he was bitter at how Courts had been run into the ground and its failure "finished him".
However, we are very patriotic and are sick of seeing our country being run into the ground by left-wing socialists.
Arnold Schwarzenegger - have been fairly run into the ground by other comics.