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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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Figgy's Christmas Puddings also make excellent gifts, as they're beautifully presented with a cotton cloth tied in the old-fashioned 'rabbit-ears' style around the top of their earthenware bowl.
Maintenance and urgent work to be done on the tiles, earthenware and facade coatings on the entire Department.
Evidence of a flint mill was also found, together with what was left of a brick settlling tank containing the white paste used in the manufacture of earthenware pottery.
Going up against ruthless foreign crime syndicates, uncovering priceless earthenware and having run in with busybodies from the local council, it was all implausibly in a day's work for likeable but roguish antiques dealer Lovejoy.
He shared with me his findings and introduced me to wood-fired earthenware bottle kilns while I participated in a workshop at his home in Oosterwolde.
COIN SAVERSCOIN SAVERS CASH-HUNGRY Ideal for young children, this lovely earthenware money box features the Very Hungry Caterpillar - a children's favourite.
ZENA SAYS: Earthenware cooking pots are popular on the Continent but not widely used here, despite the fact that they keep food beautifully moist.
The jar is composed of a hard, red, wheel-thrown earthenware partially covered with a transparent dark brown lead glaze which looks black by reflected light and seals in a lot of small grains of sand and grit.
Transfer to earthenware dish, skin side up and cook uncovered
DEIR EZZOR, (SANA)-The earthenware industry is one of the oldest traditions in Deir Ezzor, reflecting the dexterity and taste of its maker.
The date was also corroborated by running checks on earthenware found at the site which dates back to the era of the end of the Umayyad state and the beginning of the Abbasid state.
The Bradford-born artist, best known for his paintings and collages, made the earthenware animal when he was an 18-year-old student.