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4 definitions found
for Stamping ground
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
a. & n. from Stamp, v.
Stamping ground, a place frequented, and much trodden, by
animals, wild or domesticated; hence (Colloq.), the scene
of one's labors or exploits; also, one's favorite resort;
in this sense, often called stomping ground. [U.S.]
Stamping machine, a machine for forming metallic articles
or impressions by stamping.
Stamping mill (Mining), a stamp mill.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: a frequently visited place [syn: haunt, hangout,
resort, repair, stamping ground]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
30 Moby Thesaurus words for "stamping ground":
ambit, bailiwick, baths, casino, club, clubhouse, constituency,
footing, gambling house, gathering place, hangout, haunt,
health resort, home, locality, meeting place, orbit, purlieu,
rallying point, range, rendezvous, resort, site, spa,
sphere of influence, springs, territory, turf, vantage,
From U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000) :
Stamping Ground, KY -- U.S. city in Kentucky
Population (2000): 566
Housing Units (2000): 245
Land area (2000): 0.636280 sq. miles (1.647957 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.636280 sq. miles (1.647957 sq. km)
FIPS code: 73038
Located within: Kentucky (KY), FIPS 21
Location: 38.271772 N, 84.684402 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 40379
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Stamping Ground, KY
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