Definition of Earth. Meaning of Earth. Synonyms of Earth

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Definition of Earth

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Earth Earth, n. (Elec.) The connection of any part an electric conductor with the ground; specif., the connection of a telegraph line with the ground through a fault or otherwise. Note: When the resistance of the earth connection is low it is termed a good earth.
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Earth Earth, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Earthed; p. pr. & vb. n. Earthing.] 1. To hide, or cause to hide, in the earth; to chase into a burrow or den. ``The fox is earthed.' --Dryden. 2. To cover with earth or mold; to inter; to bury; -- sometimes with up. The miser earths his treasure, and the thief, Watching the mole, half beggars him ere noon. --Young. Why this in earthing up a carcass? --R. Blair.
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Earth Earth, v. i. To burrow. --Tickell.
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Earth Earth, n. [From Ear to plow.] A plowing. [Obs.] Such land as ye break up for barley to sow, Two earths at the least, ere ye sow it, bestow. --Tusser.

Meaning of Earth from wikipedia

- evidence, Earth formed over 4.5 billion years ago. Earth's gravity interacts with other objects in space, especially the Sun and the Moon, which is Earth's only...
- Google Earth is a computer program that renders a 3D representation of Earth based primarily on satellite imagery. The program maps the Earth by superimposing...
- occasionally distinguished as Luna, is an astronomical body that orbits the Earth as its only permanent natural satellite. It is the fifth-largest satellite...
- Earth may refer to: Not of This Earth (1957 film), directed by Roger Corman Not of This Earth (1988 film), directed by Jim Wynorski Not of This Earth...
- The flat Earth model is an archaic conception of Earth's shape as a plane or disk. Many ancient cultures subscribed to a flat Earth cosmography, including...
- Earth–Moon–Earth communication (EME), also known as Moon bounce, is a radio communications technique that relies on the propagation of radio waves from...
- of Earth is the layer of gases, commonly known as air, that surrounds the planet Earth and is retained by Earth's gravity. The atmosphere of Earth protects...
- A near-Earth object (NEO) is any small Solar System body whose orbit brings it to proximity with Earth. By convention, a Solar System body is a NEO if...
- The history of Earth concerns the development of planet Earth from its formation to the present day. Nearly all branches of natural science have contributed...
- literally "earth description") is a field of science devoted to the study of the lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena of the Earth and planets...
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