road/ground clearance

Definition of road/ground clearance

:distance above the ground
  • The car has a road/ground clearance of seven inches.

Word by Word Definitions

road play
  1. : roadstead

  2. : an open way for vehicles, persons, and animals

  3. : roadbed

ground play
  1. : the bottom of a body of water

  2. : sediment

  3. : ground coffee beans after brewing

  1. : to bring to or place on the ground

  2. : to cause to run aground

  3. : to provide a reason or justification for

  1. : past tense and past participle of grind

clearance play
  1. : an act or process of clearing: such as

  2. : the removal of buildings from an area (such as a city slum)

  3. : the act of clearing a ship at the customhouse


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