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  • 21 Earth — Earth, n. [From {Ear} to plow.] A plowing. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Such land as ye break up for barley to sow, Two earths at the least, ere ye sow it, bestow. Tusser. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 22 earth|en — «UR thuhn», adjective. 1. made of baked clay: »an earthen jug. 2. made of earth: »a low earthen dam …

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  • 23 earth|i|an — «UR thee uhn», noun, adjective. –n. an earthman; earthling. –adj. of the earth; earthly …

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  • 24 Earth — [n1] the world apple*, big blue marble*, cosmos, creation, dust*, globe, macrocosm, orb, planet, sphere, star, sublunary world, terra, terra firma, terrene, terrestrial sphere, universe, vale; concept 511 …

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  • 25 earth — [n2] ground, soil alluvium, clay, clod, coast, compost, deposit, dirt, dry land, dust, fill, glebe, gravel, humus, land, loam, marl, mold, muck, mud, peat moss, sand, shore, sod, subsoil, surface, terra firma, terrain, terrane, topsoil, turf;… …

    New thesaurus

  • 26 earth|i|ly — «UR thuh lee», adverb. in a vigorous, earthy way: »Italy s expert actress Magnani [gave] one of her earthily explosive performances (Time) …

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  • 27 Earth — This article is about the planet. For other uses, see Earth (disambiguation). Earth   …

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  • 28 earth — /errth/, n. 1. (often cap.) the planet third in order from the sun, having an equatorial diameter of 7926 mi. (12,755 km) and a polar diameter of 7900 mi. (12,714 km), a mean distance from the sun of 92.9 million mi. (149.6 million km), and a… …

    Universalium

  • 29 Earth X — This article is about the Marvel Comics miniseries Earth X and its sequels. For the universe in the DC Comics multiverse, see Earth X. Earth X is the collective name for a trilogy of comic book series published by Marvel Comics beginning in 1997 …

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  • 30 earth — noun 1 the world ADJECTIVE ▪ the entire, the whole VERB + EARTH ▪ circle, orbit ▪ satellites orbiting the earth ▪ …

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  • 31 earth — earth1 W2S2 [ə:θ US ə:rθ] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(world)¦ 2¦(soil)¦ 3¦(land)¦ 4 what/why/how etc on earth ...? 5 cost/pay/charge the earth 6 the biggest/tallest/most expensive etc ... on earth 7¦(religion)¦ 8 come back/down to earth (with a bump) 9 no ...… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 32 earth — [[t]ɜ͟ː(r)θ[/t]] ♦♦ earths 1) N PROPER: oft the N Earth or the Earth is the planet on which we live. People usually say Earth when they are referring to the planet as part of the universe, and the Earth when they are talking about the planet as… …

    English dictionary

  • 33 Earth-A — Infobox comics location no imagesize= caption= publisher=Marvel Comics debut= creators= dimension=y residents= races= locations= subcat=Marvel Comics altcat= sortkey=Earth A|Earth A is a universe in the Marvel Comics Multiverse. It first appeared …

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  • 34 earth — earth1 [ ɜrθ ] noun *** 1. ) Earth or earth singular or uncount the planet on which we live: the planet Earth the Earth: The Moon goes around the Earth. the Earth s surface on Earth: They studied life on Earth in all its forms. a ) on/from the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 35 earth — 1 noun 1 WORLD (singular) also the Earth the world that we live in: the planet Earth | The earth revolves around the sun. | The space shuttle is returning to earth. see land 1 2 SOIL (U) substance that plants, trees etc grow in: footprints in the …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 36 earth — I UK [ɜː(r)θ] / US [ɜrθ] noun Word forms earth : singular earth plural earths *** 1) Earth or earth [singular/uncountable] the planet on which we live the planet Earth the Earth: The Moon goes round the Earth. the Earth s surface on Earth: They… …

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  • 37 Earth — n. & v. n. 1 a (also Earth) one of the planets of the solar system orbiting about the sun between Venus and Mars; the planet on which we live. b land and sea, as distinct from sky. 2 a dry land; the ground (fell to earth). b soil, clay, mould. c… …

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  • 38 earth — n. & v. n. 1 a (also Earth) one of the planets of the solar system orbiting about the sun between Venus and Mars; the planet on which we live. b land and sea, as distinct from sky. 2 a dry land; the ground (fell to earth). b soil, clay, mould. c… …

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  • 39 Earth-98 — Infobox comics location 150px] imagesize= caption= Ray Storm, Zero Man, and the Human Torch in a panel from Fantastic Four Annual 1998. publisher=Marvel Comics debut= creators= dimension=y residents= races= locations= subcat=Marvel Comics altcat …

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  • 40 EARTH — In Biblical Literature The earth is portrayed in the Bible as a flat strip (Isa. 42:5; 44:24) suspended across the cosmic ocean (Ps. 24:2; 136:6). It is supported on pillars (Ps. 75:4; Job 9:6) or props (Isa. 24:18; Prov. 8:29) and is evidently… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism