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earth

(ĕrth),
1. Soil; the soft material of the land, as opposed to rock and sand.
2. An easily pulverized mineral.
3. An insoluble oxide of aluminum or of certain other elements characterized by a high melting point.
[A.S. eorthe]

earth

(ûrth)
n.
1.
a. The land surface of the world.
b. The softer, friable part of land; soil, especially productive soil.
2. Chemistry Any of several metallic oxides, such as alumina or zirconia, that are difficult to reduce and were formerly regarded as elements.
Endothelin A Receptor Antagonist Trial in Heart Failure. A clinical trial that assessed the effects of selective endothelin receptor blockade with darusentan in heart failure
Conclusions Acute endothelin receptor antagonism improves systemic hemodynamics in CHF; chronic ET receptor antagonism worsens CHF symptoms

earth

(ĕrth)
1. Soil; the soft material of the land, as opposed to rock and sand.
2. An easily pulverized mineral.
3. An insoluble oxide of aluminum or of certain other elements characterized by a high melting point.
[A.S. eorthe]

earth,

n one of the five phases, or elements, in Chinese cosmological and medical theory, whose characteristic manifestations include caring, nourishment, stability, support, and familial loyalty.

earth

1. soil; softer part of the land, as distinct from rock.
2. metallic oxides in the form of unchangeable powder.

diatomaceous earth
a fine white powder composed of the siliceous skeletons of diatoms; used in treating diarrhea and as a feed additive. Called also infusorial earth, purified siliceous earth.
infusorial earth
see diatomaceous earth (above).
siliceous earth
see diatomaceous earth (above).

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They had also found remains of walls made from baked and unbaked bricks besides clay toys and earthen lamps, she said.
1 ( ANI ): Ahead of the festival of Holi, a group of widows from Vrindavan prepared earthen pots filled with 'gulaal' (coloured powder) to be gifted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Though Kenya's building code does not incorporate earthen architecture, Mr Gichuhi is confident that if well designed by an architect and supported by a structural engineer's drawings and calculations, any county government's would approve of this type of construction.
This study revealed that high metal concentration in catfish tissues was from Farm C which is earthen pond.
The Earthen Call channel will have music on various categories such as meditation, spirituality, nature, sleep, inner peace, study, healing, yoga, spa, relaxation and the like.
Argos has been working on similar programs in other countries, such as Honduras and the Dominican Republic, where it has been estimated that replacing earthen floors with concrete floors can decrease parasitic infections and anemia in the homes' inhabitants by close to 80 percent and increase their cognitive skills by 30 to 90 percent.
Using the earthen lamp as an allegory of Mother Earth, the artist hopes to nudge us to act on river pollution.
From the present study it was revealed that leg and foot disorders were maximum in brick-bedded floor (67%) in comparison to concrete (64%) and earthen (12.
Further digging led to the discovery of more than 5,000 silver coins kept in eight earthen pots.
The local people are mostly involved in pottery work and manufacture a variety of earthen pots for drinking and commercial purposes.
We know this because so many earthen homes are still around, including buildings hundreds and even thousands of years old.
A big cooking vessel (deg), a rare coin, a bowl and two swords were among the earthen and metal artifacts, Information and Culture Director Ihsanullah Sarwar Yar told Pajhwok Afghan News.