earth

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Synonyms for earth

the celestial body where humans live

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Synonyms for earth

the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface

the abode of mortals (as contrasted with Heaven or Hell)

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once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife

a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)

hide in the earth like a hunted animal

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connect to the earth

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References in periodicals archive ?
The Stardust probe, for example, is constructed to fly within 100 miles of a comet's nucleus in 2004 and bring back to Earth specks of comet dust.
Therefore, we should be able to get a collect a good sample to bring back to Earth and study," he added.
The Discovery crew are due to take off for home today after their mission to remove rubbish and surplus equipment which they have put in a giant cylinder to bring back to Earth.
Astronauts loaded two-and-a-half years' worth of rubbish into a huge container to bring back to Earth.
The space shuttle Endeavour began on Thursday an orbital chase of a large Japanese satellite that it is to capture and bring back to Earth as the highlight of an ambitious nine-day mission.