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English definition of “earthwards”

earthwards

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