from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The truffle, Tuber cibarium, which grows in the soil, and produces its spores within tuber-like bodies.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of various highly prized edible subterranean fungi of the genus Tuber; grow naturally in southwestern Europe
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Ladies did not disdain those pagan ironed times of the firs; city (called after the ugliest Danadune) when a frond was a friend inneed to carry, as earwigs do their dead, their soil to the earth-ball where indeeth we shall calm decline, our legacy unknown.
The upper part of the earth-ball should be level or slightly deeper than the edge of the hole.
Be sure not to break the earth-ball when setting the seedling into the planting hole.
Hebrew cubit, is _exactly_ one ten-millionth (1-10,000,000th) of the earth's semi-axis of rotation; and _that is_ the very best mode of reference to the earth-ball as a whole, for a linear standard through all time, that the highest science of the existing age of the world has yet struck out or can imagine.
Last week, Pierce drove down to Pryor, Okla., to pick up decorations for the show, including a 7-foot glowing earth-ball which will serve as the show's centerpiece, hanging from the ceiling like a chandelier.
We’ll forget that we’re all, as you say, the sons of Adam, and are placed on this earth-ball but for a very brief period, in which it would certainly be to our advantage to love our neighbours as ourselves.