chapter  8
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Grounding and Bonding

Perhaps one of the most difcult topics is that of grounding. Even the denition of the term ground is not universally accepted, for example, “one of two conductors used to carry a single-ended signal.” Or the signal or power return may be termed a ground. In the majority of cases, the ground is an electrical connection either to Earth or to a structure that serves a similar function to Earth.