Definition of ground cloth in English:

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ground cloth

Pronunciation: /ˈɡround ˌklôTH/
(also groundcloth)


A waterproof cloth spread under a sleeping bag, directly on the ground or inside a tent. Also called groundsheet.
Example sentences
  • When you go off to the range to practice your ground fighting skills, I suggest you use a ground cloth or old piece of carpet to position yourself.
  • Use tarps as ground cloths and to cover up gear from dew and rain.
  • Spread your prepared soil on top of the ground cloth.

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Syllabification: ground cloth

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