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1. (Science: zoology) a fish that keeps at the bottom of the water, as the loach.

2. A spectator in the pit of a theater, which formerly was on the ground, and without floor or benches. No comic buffoon to make the groundlings laugh. (Coleridge)

Origin: ground _ -ling.