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earth

noun [U]  /ɜrθ/ us  

earth noun [U] (PLANET)

the planet third in order of distance from the sun, after Venus and before Mars; the world on which we live: Earth looks incredibly beautiful from space. His trainer called him the greatest boxer on earth (= in the world).

earth noun [U] (SUBSTANCE)

the loose substance of which a large part of the surface of the ground is made, and in which plants can grow; the land surface of the earth rather than the sky or sea: The plowed earth looked dark and fertile.
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Translations of “earth”
in Korean 땅…
in Arabic تُراب…
in French terre, tanière…
in Turkish dünya, toprak, yer…
in Italian terra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行星, 地球, 世界…
in Russian Земля, земля, почва…
in Polish Ziemia, ziemia, uziemienie…
in Spanish Tierra, tierra, madriguera…
in Portuguese solo, terra…
in German die Erde, der (Fuchs)Bau, die Erdung…
in Catalan terra…
in Japanese 土, 地面…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行星, 地球, 世界…
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