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Video footage: NEW YORK - MARCH 10, 2016: Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge sign from moving tram over busy street, cars in traffic, Manhattan NYC. Transportation in the city includes both underground and aboveground modes.
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Definition of the adjective aboveground

What does aboveground mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. on or above the surface of the ground
    • example: aboveground nuclear testing
    • similar: surface

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing (2006)

by Sunggyu Lee

Through these processes plants represent the dominant interaction between the aboveground and belowground environments. The interaction with the subsurface is of greatest interest as this environment is stable for many contaminants and ...

Google previewThe Visual Dictionary of Science & Energy - Science & Energy (2012)

crude-oil pipeline Continuous underground, aboveground or underwater oil pipeline that can be thousands of miles long (the Trans-Siberian pipeline is 3,800 mi long). offshore well Hole dug in the sea floor to extract oil deposits; equipment ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, Second Edition (2012)

by S. George Philander

Globally, two to five times more carbon is stored in forest soils than in aboveground forest biomass. Despite the large above- and below-ground differences in carbon storage, only 60 Pg carbon out of the 120 Pg carbon fixed annually by ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Wood (2011)

by U.S. Department of Agriculture

intended for nonstructural, aboveground use only (for example, millwork). It is not used for pressure treating applications such as decks.TheIPBC preservativeisincluded astheprimary fungicide in several waterrepellentpreservative formulations ...

Google previewSocial Issues in America: An Encyclopedia (2015)

An Encyclopedia by James Ciment

®aboveground ̄. activities, including annual conventions such as the Las Vegas DefCon and New York Beyond HOPE. Although many hackers are misguided pranksters more than malicious criminals, the public is nevertheless worried by ...

Google previewThe Visual Dictionary of Plants & Gardening - Plants & Gardening (2009)

by Ariane Archambault

structure of a tree The tree is composed of an underground part, the roots, and two aboveground parts, the trunk and the crown. top Apex of the tree's crown. taproot foliage The aggregate of the leaves on a tree; it is especially adapted to ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Terrorism, Second Edition (2011)

by Gus Martin

living together in a house, were connected to the Weatherman leadership, called the Weather Bureau, by active members who provided aboveground support. The FBI, which began investigating the group in June 1969, estimated ...

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Small photo of pressure gauge top of the white aboveground pipe.Small photo of BANGKOK - DECEMBER 10: typical street scene in an older district of the city with unidentified people on December 10, 2014 in Bangkok. typical for Bankok is the power supply line abovegroundSmall photo of Cylindrical aboveground storage tank at a wastewater treatment plantSmall photo of NEW YORK CITY - OCTOBER 11, 2015: aboveground subway station in NYC with unidentified people. The NY subway is one of world oldest public transport systems of the world, also one of the longestSmall photo of Dark parking place - garage - abovegroundSmall photo of Bridge pipeline aboveground heat main, lower shot on blue sky backgroundSmall photo of Aboveground pipeline leading to Thermal power station, bridged pipeline More...

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Aboveground Meaning

Video shows what aboveground means. Above the surface of the ground.. Above the surface.. Not dead and buried; alive.. Aboveground Meaning. How to ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3O1V4E1G2R1O1U1N1D2

The value of this 11-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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