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vantage ground

noun
1.
a position or place that gives one an advantage, as for action, view, or defense.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15
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  • The enemy's guns were about on a level with the boats, and hence in the matter of elevation neither held the vantage ground.
  • The efforts of the owner of the dog to pull the pitcher from its vantage ground were fruitless.
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vantage ground

noun
1.
a position or condition affording superiority or advantage over or as if over an opponent
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