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Q: What is the difference between downward and downwards ?
A: Downward - American
Downwards - British
Q: What is the difference between downward and down toward ?
A: Rain falls downward; it falls down toward the ground. [or you could say: rain falls downward (optional comma) toward the ground”]

The word “toward” needs to be oriented to something; “downward” is already oriented to down

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