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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]
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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.
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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
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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]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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I'm not saying it can't run for another three or even 10 years - or that the Dow won't get to 8,000 or 10,000 or beyond before it comes back to earth. But this bull market will end, as every other bull market has eventually ended.
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If you spend almost [euro]115million on sending something into space, you would probably want to ensure it comes back to earth at some point.
Following a mysterious absence of several years, the Man of Steel comes back to Earth in the epic Superman Returns.