Definition of Belowground

1. Adjective. Under the level of the ground. "Underground caverns"

Exact synonyms: Underground
Similar to: Subsurface



2. Adjective. Underneath the ground. "Most of his friends are now belowground"
Similar to: Buried, Inhumed, Interred

Definition of Belowground

1. Adjective. beneath the surface of the ground; underground ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Belowground

1. [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Belowground

beloved
belovedness
beloveds
beloves
beloving
belovingly
belovite
below
below average
below decks
below par
below the belt
below the fold
below the salt
belowdecks
belowground (current term)
belows
belowstairs
beloxamide
beloxepin
bels
belsire
belswagger
belswaggers
belt
belt-drive
belt-tightening
belt along
belt and suspenders
belt bag

Literary usage of Belowground

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1. Ecology, Diversity and Sustainability of the Middle Rio Grande Basin edited by Deborah M. Finch, Joseph A. Tainter (1996)
"The belowground component is essential for all terrestrial ecosystems and ... Because of the difficulties inherent to the study of belowground systems, ..."

2. The Mining Engineer (1908)
"TREATMENT OF DUST IN MINES, ABOVEGROUND AND belowground.« BY RICHARD HARLE. The recent explosions in mines undoubtedly confirm the opinion that " where ..."

3. Final Generic Environmental Impact StatementScienc (1993)
"could be extended to belowground vaults. DEC undertook to confirm this ... The belowground vault was estimated to cost less than the other two methods. ..."

4. Air Quality Criteria for Oxides of Nitrogenby Dennis J. Kotchmar by Dennis J. Kotchmar (1996)
"In several of these studies, measurements of belowground biomass were also made (Valiela and Teal, 1974; Haines, 1979; Valiela et al., 1976; Gallagher, ..."

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