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ground′ state`(n.)

  1. the state of least energy of a particle, as an atom, or of a system of particles.

    Category: Physics

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ground state(noun)

    (physics) the lowest energy state of an atom or other particle


  1. ground state(Noun)

    the stationary state of lowest energy of a particle or system of particles


  1. Ground State

    "Ground State" is episode 2 of season 4 in the television show Angel. In this episode, Wesley, now a hardened demon-hunter/killer with his own gang, leads the search to Denza who tells them that the Axis talisman will aid him in their search for Cordelia. Meanwhile, Gwen Raiden, a young mercenary with uncontrollable electrical abilities, is also looking for the talisman at the request of her employer, a wealthy businessman with connections to Wolfram & Hart.


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