groundsheet

noun
ground·​sheet | \ ˈgrau̇n(d)-ˌshēt How to pronounce groundsheet (audio) \

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Examples of groundsheet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Car campers may pay, but hikers just spread out a groundsheet and a sleeping bag, and the spot is theirs; only a bear can pull rank. Nicholas Kristof, National Geographic, 8 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of groundsheet

1907, in the meaning defined above

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Cite this Entry

“Groundsheet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/groundsheet. Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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