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{n: Earth, world, globe} the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet we live on
"the Earth moves around the sun"
"he sailed around the world"



{n: armillary sphere, armilla} a celestial globe consisting of metal hoops; used by early astronomers to determine the positions of stars

{n: auditory center} the part of the brain (in a fold of the cerebral cortex of the temporal lobe on both sides of the brain) that receives impulses from the ear by way of the auditory nerve

{n: circumnavigation} traveling around something (by ship or plane)
"Magellan's circumnavigation of the earth proved that it is a globe"

{n: conic projection, conical projection} a map projection of the globe onto a cone with its point over one of the earth's poles

{n: earlobe, ear lobe} the fleshy pendulous part of the external human ear

{n: earring} jewelry to ornament the ear; usually clipped to the earlobe or fastened through a hole in the lobe

{n: globe} a sphere on which a map (especially of the earth) is represented

{n: lobe} (anatomy) a somewhat rounded subdivision of a bodily organ or part
"ear lobe"

{n: paleocerebellum} the anterior lobe of the cerebellum which was one of the earliest parts of the hindbrain to develop in mammals


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