Definitions

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  • n. A male inhabitant of Earth.

Etymologies

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Earth + man

Examples

  • The plot runs much like A Princess of Mars in the main lines: athletic, intelligent Earthman is transported to Mars, meets beautiful and talented Martian princess in exile, romance and adventure ensue.

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  • The frightful thing about the Earthman was the way he seemed to exist only in organized masses.

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  • There was something like a hipen sob in the alien's voice and he had never, until this moment, called the Earthman brother.

    Way Station

  • "Earthman," he said, "we are now deep in the heart of Magrathea."

    The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

  • The newly dubbed "Earthman" Larry Dolphin be make a presentation prepared by Amy Wochols of students at work at the Jay C. Hormel Nature Center.

    The Austin Daily Herald

  • Colorado Rockies Beer Vendor "Earthman" Wins Hearts, ESPN Profile

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  • "Earthman," he said, "it is sometimes hard to follow your mode of speech.

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  • He had more knowledge in his mind and more diverse experience to his credit then any Earthman alive could ever aspire to.

    2009 February «

  • One of Mr. Corey's two central figures is the tired cop, familiar from crime-noir fiction; the other is an Earthman from Montana, skippering a water-hauler.

    In Brief: Science Fiction

  • An Earthman on Mercury stumbles into a long lost colony in a hidden air-filled valley, ruled by harsh Sunstone wielding hawk controlling lords - and, of course, an alien overlord behind them.

    Archive 2010-02-01

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