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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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By the grace of God and through the efforts of Iranian space scientists, the Pajohesh (research) rocket containing the second live space monkey, named Fargam (Auspicious), was sent into space and brought back to Earth safely," Rohani said in his message.
made the discovery analyzing dust grains brought back to Earth from the comet Wild-2 as part of the NASA Stardust mission.
After a commanding opening-round victory at home against the Highlanders, the Crusaders were brought back to earth with a 41-20 loss to the Reds in Brisbane last Friday.
Having climbed off the foot of the table the previous week, the Mid Wales men were brought back to earth as they were skittled for just 80, Indian spinner Kuldeep Diwan doing the damage with six wickets.
When the moon rocks were brought back to Earth by the Apollo astronauts, the tiny, volcanically formed glass beads inside showed no signs of water.
WARWICKSHIRE were brought back to earth after Saturday's stunning Championship win at Northampton when they were beaten by four wickets in their Friends Provident clash yesterday.
Caretaker-manager Duane Darby was brought back to earth after his winning debut as Banbury United completed a league double over Bromsgrove Rovers with a 2-0 scoreline.
And, yes, the light saber will be brought back to Earth.
These seeds will be exposed to microgravity and brought back to Earth.
Perhaps more important, what can be brought back to Earth and sold?
In addition, they're asking for your help to spot the grains of stardust that the capsule also captured and brought back to Earth.