Ground plot

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the ground upon which any structure is erected; hence, any basis or foundation; also, a ground plan.
- Knight.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The high value of HI observed in 2000 on bare ground plot could be attributed to the significantly reduced root and shoot biomass and high partition of assimilate for reproductive development.
Trials on the test bed were performed near Gatwick Airport (West Sussex, UK) where the airfield's air traffic control radars were used to generate a ground plot. During the course of the overall programme, the experimental equipment reportedly achieved ranges of up to 130 km consistently.
Most of the study area, including all ground plot sites, was encompassed by Image #64-11 Quandrant 3, which is the image used by Dickson et al.