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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 be·neath /bɪˈniθ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Be·neath prep.
 1. Lower in place, with something directly over or on; under; underneath; hence, at the foot of. Beneath the mount.”
    Beneath a rude and nameless stone he lies.   --Pope.
 2. Under, in relation to something that is superior, or that oppresses or burdens.
    Our country sinks beneath the yoke.   --Shak.
 3. Lower in rank, dignity, or excellence than; as, brutes are beneath man; man is beneath angels in the scale of beings. Hence: Unworthy of; unbecoming.
    He will do nothing that is beneath his high station.   --Atterbury.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Be·neath adv.
 1. In a lower place; underneath.
    The earth you take from beneath will be barren.   --Mortimer.
 2. Below, as opposed to heaven, or to any superior region or position; as, in earth beneath.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv : in or to a place that is lower [syn: below, at a lower
            place, to a lower place] [ant: above]