Do you ground the thermal pad under the chip, or leave it floating?
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The eval board documentation doesn't explicitly tell you you ground the pad, which is why I was confused.
It can be inferred by a close examination of the evaluation board layout, but pad '9' is not shown grounded in the schematic.