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    what is the meaning of the idiom "Play carom on the ground floor"?

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    Re: Idiom

    Quote Originally Posted by kannanvv07 View Post
    what is the meaning of the idiom "Play carom on the ground floor"?
    carom is a shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other.
    for further information on the game have a look there
    on the ground floor can have different meanings

    Could you just let me have more text?

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    Re: Idiom

    Quote Originally Posted by kannanvv07 View Post
    what is the meaning of the idiom "Play carom on the ground floor"?
    Hi,
    I don't know this idiom. Having lived in India, I think that it must be something in Indian English because of the reference to the game of Carom, which I have played in India.

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