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Out-Worlder  
  A person from another planet.  

As far as I know, the first use of this handy phrase.

The out-worlder smiled. He sat on a chair and removed one sandal, exposing a foot such as no man on Earth had ever yet possessed. The big toe was very large, and was flanked by another only a little bit smaller. The three outer toes were vestigial. Here was the foot of the human race, thousands of years in the future.
Technovelgy from A Matter of Size, by Harry Bates.
Published by Astounding Science Fiction in 1934
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