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the planet Earth
The Moon goes round the Earth.
the Earth's surface
They studied life on Earth in all its forms.
They felt the earth shaking beneath their feet.
a pile of damp earth
The floor was bare earth.
Losing the match brought them back down to earth with a bump.
The Great Wall is the largest man-made structure on earth.
Nothing on earth could get me to speak to her.
There is no reason on earth why we shouldn't just leave.
What on earth do you mean?
Why on earth would I want to work for you?
The sound effects are like nothing on earth.
I felt like nothing on earth next day.
These magnificent animals had vanished from the face of the earth.
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American English version of definition of earth
used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend
one of the pair of bones that go across the top of your chest from your shoulder to the bottom of...
a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career
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Definition of earth from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.