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Grumpy_Mike

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So most of us are guilty of 'overloading' the usage of the word 'ground',


In the UK we have the term Earth for the stake in the ground and reserve ground, or circuit ground for the common signal point. It doesn't stop the confusion for beginners but at least we have a different word for it.  ;)

retrolefty

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It doesn't stop the confusion for beginners but at least we have a different word for it.  


Clear as mud, which is a different form of ground after it's been rained on.  ;)

nexekho

It's rather wise to be well grounded in the foundations of electronics.

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