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earthwardadverb

uk   /ɜːθ.wəd/  us   /ˈɝːθ.wɚd/ (also earthwards, uk   /-wədz/  us   /-wɚdz/ )
towards the Earth, from the air or from space: The plane began to spiral earthward.
earthward
adjective uk   us  
an earthward descent
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