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In an inferior, subordinate, or lower place in regard to any entity.

A court below is a lower court through which a case has passed. A case is removed for review from the court below to the court above, or a higher court. The forum where a lawsuit is initially brought is called an inferior court, or the court below.

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BELOW. Lower in place, beneath, not so high as some other thing spoken of, of tacitly referred to.
     2. The court below is an inferior court, whose, proceedings may be examined on error by a superior court, which is called the court above.
     3. Bail below is that given to the sheriff in bailable actions, which is so called to distinguish it from bail to t-he action, which is called bail above. See Above; Bail above; Bail below.

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There are about 30 springs in the area and at Al-Ahsa clean potable water can be found a few meters below the ground.
Brazilian scientists have discovered an underground river some 4,000 feet below the ground level.
The quake's epicenter was nine miles east-northeast of the town of Nikiski and it was 30 miles below the ground, according to tsunami program manager for Alaska, Cindi Preller.
started an industry using bacteria present well below the ground surface (where there's an absence of light) to degrade hydrocarbon contamination.
Construction workers had found it about 20ft below the ground where a sports arena is being built.
The presence of loose material below the ground layer was ignored.
BURSA, May 25, 2010 (TUR) -- Thousands of coal miners in Turkey work in harsh conditions hundreds of meters below the ground and even risk death to make a living.
3 meter) across, has found small, fresh pits that have gouged up ice from just below the ground.
The old gas boiler at South Moor Police Officer, near Stanley, County Durham, is to be removed, and it is hoped that engineers will be able to tap into the natural heat source deep below the ground.
The Heat Plant technology, which relies on extracting natural heat from 80metres below the ground and using that to heat homes and water, will see the reduction of residents' carbon emissions and annual heating bills.
And if war isn't the problem, unsustainable tourism can be similarly devastating: as visitors unwittingly carve out trails along its hillsides, Machu Picchu has suffered from landslides; and the demands of tourists at Uluru threaten to drain the 80,000-year-old aquifer below the ground.