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noun [countable] [usually singular] American English pronunciation: meeting ground 
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singularmeeting ground
pluralmeeting grounds
  1. an opinion, idea, interest, etc. that two opposing groups or people share that makes it possible for them to meet and talk

    The conference will provide a meeting ground for people working in tourism and the media.

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