groves groves  /ˈɡroʊvz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States general who served as military director of the atomic bomb project (1896-1970)

Usage(s):

  1. The number of commercial groves in Florida dropped from about 857,000 acres in 1996 to 621,000 acres in 2006.
  2. Wimbledon's haughtiness gets upstaged by the dusky daughter of an Australian sheepshearer and a fair young girl from the middle-class groves of Florida.
  3. Suddenly, from orange groves at the roadside, Palestinian militiamen began to shoot at the Israelis, ratcheting the battle up from rocks to rubber bullets to live ammunition.

News

  1. Nonprofit Veteran Blake Groves Joins Salsa Labs, Inc. to Accelerate Innovation in Product Development

    Groves’ deep industry expertise and best practices will translate into added value for Salsa’s thousands of nonprofit and political clients. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10821780.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Groves grads salute retiring principal

    It was a joy-filled day as the 297 graduates of Groves High School and their proud families gathered at the Ultimate Soccer Arena in Pontiac for graduation. The Groves band played Elgar's Pomp and Circumstance for the processional as the graduates walked in, the young women wearing white gowns and the young men wearing green gowns. Cathy Hurley and Darin Wilcox, assistant principals, led the ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Birmingham Eccentric

  3. Twin Groves Library setting for "Going Back Home"

    On May 25, the community of Twin Groves celebrated history and community with the event, "Going Back Home.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Log Cabin Democrat

Quotes

  • "We have information that a large number of fighters have escaped through the palm groves. Some were wearing the uniforms of the security forces and others were wearing black," Muhammed said.
    on Jan 29, 2007 By: Mohammed al-Mahdi Source: San Jose Mercury News

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