a native or inhabitant of Earth
This was a firm big enough and inarguably profitable enough to tolerate such minor budget items as repatriation of an Earthsider.
The shipbuilder was a stubborn man, and he didn’t really know what he was about. He was an Earthsider, not a spaceman.
The Settlement will have to mortgage out to the Luna brokers first, and then some Earthsiders later.
They were athletic and alert, but Earthsiders.
Juanito listened to the sound of his breathing, quick and shallow, the way all Earthsiders breathed.
What do they mean, Earthsider? To us? This isn’t your world.
John Brunner, in Worlds of If
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