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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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A. Check out the following site that should answer your questions:

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Earthly Energy's plant will use biomass from grass cuttings and garden rubbish to slaughterhouse waste, pig slurry and thrown-away food.
Place the number 148 on your abacus by pushing one earthly bead toward the midway point of the leftmost skewer (first column), four earthly beads towards the midway point of the middle skewer (second column), and one heavenly bead and three earthly beads to the midway point of the rightmost skewer (third column).
Copernicus effectively realized that a viewpoint from heaven would show the earthly view to be apparent reality.
Phoenix will analyse the soil on Mars to see if it contains carbon, nitrogen, phosphorous and hydrogen, the raw materials which form the building blocks for the organic molecules of Earthly life.
With Earthly Delights Organic, the consumer can be assured that the same great benefits of organic fruit are now available in a conveniently refrigerated container ready for consumption.
Based on classic Indian folklore, Hanuman's Journey to the Medicine Mountain is the picturebook story of Hanuman, the monkey son of the celestial nymph Anjana and the wind god Pavan, and helper of Ram, who is the earthly incarnation of Lord Vishnu and hero of the Hindu epic known as the Ramayana.
Earthly images include pictures of the northern lights, a rare lenticular cloud over Hawaii, and sunrise over Mount Kilimanjaro.
Lord God creator of all that is good, give us abundant energy and purpose so that we can contribute to the well being of your earthly kingdom.
Tom Harpur's attempt in The Pagan Christ to disprove Jesus" earthly existence is as futile as that of his many predecessors.
The cycle of our earthly water collects our pollutants and wastes, and comes back to us--through our air, our soil, our food, our water.
Culture is what man has done with the raw materials of his earthly setting.
We seek an earthly place to act as a conduit, hoping it will both draw us toward itself and shield us from some of the compromises of the rest of the world," he wrote in the Toronto Star in September.