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Clod vs. Earth — What's the Difference?

Clod vs. Earth — What's the Difference?

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Clod

A lump or chunk, especially of earth or clay.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

Earth is the third planet from the Sun and the only astronomical object known to harbor and support life. About 29.2% of Earth's surface is land consisting of continents and islands.
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

Earth or soil.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

The planet on which we live; the world
The diversity of life on earth
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

A dull, stupid person; a dolt.
Apr 02, 2022
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Earth

The substance of the land surface; soil
A layer of earth
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

A lump of something, especially of earth or clay.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

Electrical connection to the ground, regarded as having zero electrical potential.
Ensure metal fittings are electrically bonded to earth
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

The ground; the earth; a spot of earth or turf.
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Earth

The underground lair of a badger or fox.
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Clod

A stupid person; a dolt.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

Connect (an electrical device) with the ground
The front metal panels must be soundly earthed
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Clod

Part of a shoulder of beef, or of the neck piece near the shoulder.
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Earth

Drive (a fox) to its underground lair.
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Clod

(transitive) To pelt with clods.
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Earth

Cover the root and lower stem of a plant with heaped-up earth
The stems can be earthed up when the plant is about one foot high
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Clod

To throw violently; to hurl.
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Earth

The land surface of the world.
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Clod

To collect into clods, or into a thick mass; to coagulate; to clot.
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Earth

The softer, friable part of land; soil, especially productive soil.
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Clod

A lump or mass, especially of earth, turf, or clay.
The earth that casteth up from the plow a great clod, is not so good as that which casteth up a smaller clod.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

OftenEarthThe third planet from the sun, having a sidereal period of revolution about the sun of 365.26 days at a mean distance of approximately 149.6 million kilometers (92.96 million miles), a sidereal rotation period of 23 hours 56.07 minutes, an average radius of 6,378.1 kilometers (3,963 miles), and a mass of approximately 5.9736 × 1024 kilograms (1.3169 × 1025 pounds).
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

The ground; the earth; a spot of earth or turf.
The clodWhere once their sultan's horse has trod.
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Earth

The realm of mortal existence; the temporal world.
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Clod

That which is earthy and of little relative value, as the body of man in comparison with the soul.
This cold clod of clay which we carry about with us.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

The human inhabitants of the world:The earth received the news with joy.
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

A dull, gross, stupid fellow; a dolt
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

Worldly affairs and pursuits.
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

A part of the shoulder of a beef creature, or of the neck piece near the shoulder. See Illust. of Beef.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

Everyday life; reality:was brought back to earth from his daydreams of wealth and fame.
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

To collect into clods, or into a thick mass; to coagulate; to clot; as, clodded gore. See Clot.
Clodded in lumps of clay.
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Earth

The substance of the human body; clay.
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Clod

To pelt with clods.
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Earth

The lair of a burrowing animal.
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Clod

To throw violently; to hurl.
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Earth

Chiefly British The ground of an electrical circuit.
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Clod

A compact mass;
A ball of mud caught him on the shoulder
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Earth

(Chemistry)Any of several metallic oxides, such as alumina or zirconia, that are difficult to reduce and were formerly regarded as elements.
Apr 02, 2022

Clod

An awkward stupid person
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

To cover or heap (plants) with soil for protection.
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Earth

To chase (an animal) into an underground hiding place.
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Earth

To burrow or hide in the ground. Used of a hunted animal.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

Senseid|en|Q2}} {{alternative case form of Earth; Our planet, third out from the Sun.
The astronauts saw the earth from the porthole.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

(uncountable) Soil.
This is good earth for growing potatoes.
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Earth

(uncountable) Any general rock-based material.
She sighed when the plane's wheels finally touched earth.
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Earth

The ground, land (as opposed to the sky or sea).
Birds are of the sky, not of the earth.
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Earth

(British) A connection electrically to the earth (US ground); on equipment: a terminal connected in that manner.
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Earth

The lair or den (as a hole in the ground) of an animal such as a fox.
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Earth

A region of the planet; a land or country.
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Earth

Worldly things, as against spiritual ones.
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Earth

The world of our current life (as opposed to heaven or an afterlife).
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Earth

(metonymically) The people on the globe.
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Earth

Any planet similar to the Earth (our earth): an exoplanet viewed as another earth, or a potential one.
New space telescopes may accelerate the search for other earths that may be out there.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

(archaic) The human body.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

The aforementioned soil- or rock-based material, considered one of the four or five classical elements.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

Any of certain substances now known to be oxides of metal, which were distinguished by being infusible, and by insolubility in water.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

To connect electrically to the earth.
That noise is because the amplifier is not properly earthed.
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Earth

(transitive) To bury.
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Earth

(transitive) To hide, or cause to hide, in the earth; to chase into a burrow or den.
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Earth

(intransitive) To burrow.
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Earth

The globe or planet which we inhabit; the world, in distinction from the sun, moon, or stars. Also, this world as the dwelling place of mortals, in distinction from the dwelling place of spirits.
That law preserves the earth a sphereAnd guides the planets in their course.
In heaven, or earth, or under earth, in hell.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

The solid materials which make up the globe, in distinction from the air or water; the dry land.
God called the dry land earth.
He is pure air and fire, and the dull elements of earth and water never appear in him.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

The softer inorganic matter composing part of the surface of the globe, in distinction from the firm rock; soil of all kinds, including gravel, clay, loam, and the like; sometimes, soil favorable to the growth of plants; the visible surface of the globe; the ground; as, loose earth; rich earth.
Give him a little earth for charity.
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

A part of this globe; a region; a country; land.
Would I had never trod this English earth.
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Earth

Worldly things, as opposed to spiritual things; the pursuits, interests, and allurements of this life.
Our weary souls by earth beguiled.
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Earth

The people on the globe.
The whole earth was of one language.
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Earth

Any earthy-looking metallic oxide, as alumina, glucina, zirconia, yttria, and thoria.
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Earth

A hole in the ground, where an animal hides himself; as, the earth of a fox.
They [ferrets] course the poor conies out of their earths.
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Earth

The connection of any part an electric conductor with the ground; specif., the connection of a telegraph line with the ground through a fault or otherwise.
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Earth

A plowing.
Such land as ye break up for barley to sow,Two earths at the least, ere ye sow it, bestow.
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Earth

To hide, or cause to hide, in the earth; to chase into a burrow or den.
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Earth

To cover with earth or mold; to inter; to bury; - sometimes with up.
The miser earths his treasure, and the thief,Watching the mole, half beggars him ere noon.
Why this in earthing up a carcass?
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Earth

To burrow.
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Earth

The 3rd planet from the sun; the planet on which we live;
The Earth moves around the sun
He sailed around the world
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Earth

The loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface;
They dug into the earth outside the church
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Earth

The solid part of the earth's surface;
The plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land
The earth shook for several minutes
He dropped the logs on the ground
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

The abode of mortals (as contrasted with heaven or hell);
It was hell on earth
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

Once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
Apr 02, 2022

Earth

The concerns of the world as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife;
They consider the church to be independent of the world
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Earth

A connection between an electrical device and the earth (which is a zero voltage)
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Earth

Hide in the earth like a hunted animal
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Earth

Connect to the earth;
Earth the circuit
Apr 02, 2022

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