Definitions for abovegroundəˈbʌvˌgraʊnd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. situated on or above the ground.

  2. not secret, hidden; open.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aboveground(adj)

    on or above the surface of the ground

    "aboveground nuclear testing"; "surface instruments for detecting oil deposits"; "surface transportation"


  1. aboveground(Adjective)

    above the surface of the ground.

  2. aboveground(Adjective)

    Not dead and buried; alive.

  3. aboveground(Adjective)

    existing, produced, or published by or within the establishment.


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