follow Dictionary.com

Hone in vs. home in? What's the difference?

ground plan

noun
1.
Also called groundplot. the plan of a floor of a building.
2.
first or fundamental plan.
Origin of ground plan
1725-1735
1725-35
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for ground plan
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for ground plan

ground plan

noun
1.
a drawing of the ground floor of a building, esp one to scale See also plan (sense 3) Compare elevation (sense 5)
2.
a preliminary or basic outline
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for ground plan

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for ground

8
11
Scrabble Words With Friends