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ground swell

[′grau̇nd ‚swel]
(oceanography)
A swell passing through shallow water, characterized by a marked increase in height in water shallower than one-tenth wavelength.
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We are aiming to generate a ground swell where politicians who can sort this out are given the backbone to do so.
The ECB have agreed to halve the quota following a unanimous ground swell of opinion from the counties themselves.
Based in Philadelphia and syndicated on 170 stations, the response from his listeners has created a ground swell of interest around this ongoing criminal investigation.
OVER the last few weeks a ground swell of opinion has been urging our top chairmen to make their next manager an Englishman.
Danby Group Parish Producers are holding a big celebration event and organisers report a rising ground swell of support with many people in the area saying they will provide a diverse range of local goods for sale, and many others saying they are looking forward to buying the local fare.
The case rests that perhaps the manufacturers are feeling the heat and are taking cognisance of popular ground swell that it is the manufacturers that are to blame and not those promoting the products.
The document will add to the ground swell of worry in the country.
Since unveiling his master plan two years ago, he's experienced a ground swell of across-the-board community support.
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For the ground swell of opinion has seen the pendulum swing dramatically back towards the SNP.
LOUIS -- EarthShell([R])- the environmentally preferable disposable dinnerware made from corn, potatoes and limestone - has earned coveted space on the shelves of the nation's top retailers as the ground swell of consumer support for all things green becomes a permanent trend.

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