from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A goddess or female spirit representing the earth as the giver of life; a fertility goddess.
- n. A woman combining maternal and sensual qualities.
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- n. the earth conceived of as the female principle of fertility
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In Bus Stop, with its covertly homosexual patterns, she played a parody earth mother to Don Murray’s innocent stud.