Definition of ground cloth in English:

ground cloth

Syllabification: ground cloth
(also groundcloth)

noun

  • A waterproof cloth spread under a sleeping bag, directly on the ground or inside a tent. Also called groundsheet.
    More 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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