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English definition of “earthwards”

earthwards

adverb     /ˈɜːθ.wədz/ US  /ˈɝːθ.wɚdz/ (also earthward,   /-wəd/   US  /-wɚd/)
towards the Earth , from the air or from space : The plane began to spiral earthwards.Describing movement towards earthward     adjective an earthward descent Describing movement towards
(Definition of earthwards adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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