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groundnoun assumption, backbone, base, basis, causa, cause, cause for complaint, cause for protest, criticism, data, evidence, fact, footing, foundation, grave injustice, gross wrong, inequity, infliction, iniquity, injury, injustice, justification, motive, objection, oppression, oppressive act, origin, outrage, premise, principle, proof, purpose, ratio, rationale, reason, resentment, root, support, supposition, unjust deed, unjustness, wrong
Associated concepts: cause of action, general grounds, good and sufficient grounds, ground for complaint, ground of accion, grounds of belief, meritorious grounds, reasonable grounds
See also: argument, assumption, basis, cause, cause of action, contention, derivation, fix, gist, instill, item, land, parcel, plant, plot, point, position, property, rationale, real estate, reason, situation, supposition