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grounds (n):
the enclosed land around a house or other building
Samples
it was a small house with almost no yard
grounds (n):
your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief
Samples
the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling
Related Word: evidence
grounds (n):
a justification for something existing or happening
Samples
he had no cause to complain.
they had good reason to rejoice

Related Word: cause
grounds (n):
a tract of land cleared for some special purposes (recreation or burial etc.)
grounds (n):
dregs consisting of solid particles (especially of coffee) that form a residue
Samples
it is a Middle Eastern custom to read your future in your coffee grounds
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Mirrors do everything we do, but they cannot think for themselves

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man-made devices have their limits, and cannot do everything humans can


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