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Situated or occurring below the surface of the ground: belowground telephone cables.
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situated beneath the surface of the earth; subterranean.
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|Adj.||1.||belowground - under the level of the ground; "belowground storage areas"; "underground caverns"|
subsurface - beneath the surface; "subsurface materials of the moon"
|2.||belowground - underneath the ground; "most of his friends are now belowground"|
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