Earthly-mindedness
Earthly-minded Earth"ly-mind`ed, a. Having a mind devoted to earthly things; worldly-minded; -- opposed to {spiritual-minded}. -- {Earth"ly-mind`ed*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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