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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. To or toward the earth.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Towards or in the direction of the earth.
  • adv. Towards or in the direction of the earth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. Toward the earth; -- opposed to heavenward or skyward.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Toward the earth.

Etymologies

earth +‎ -ward (Wiktionary)

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