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Definition of Telluric

Telluric
Telluric Tel*lu"ric, a. [L. tellus, -uris, the earth: cf. F. tellurique.] 1. Of or pertaining to the earth; proceeding from the earth. Amid these hot, telluric flames. --Carlyle. 2. (Chem.) Of or pertaining to tellurium; derived from, or resembling, tellurium; specifically, designating those compounds in which the element has a higher valence as contrasted with tellurous compounds; as, telluric acid, which is analogous to sulphuric acid. Telluric bismuth (Min.), tetradymite. Telluric silver (Min.), hessite.

Meaning of Telluric from wikipedia

- A telluric current (from Latin tellūs, "earth"), or Earth current, is an electric current which moves underground or through the sea. Telluric currents...
- Telluric (from the Latin tellus, "earth") may refer to several things related to the Earth: Telluric planet, see terrestrial planet, an Earth-like planet...
- Telluric iron, also called native iron, is iron that originated on Earth, and is found in a metallic form rather than as an ore. Telluric iron is extremely...
- Telluric contamination is contamination of the astronomical spectra by the Earth's atmosphere. Most astronomical observations are conducted by measuring...
- A terrestrial planet, telluric planet, or rocky planet is a planet that is composed primarily of silicate rocks or metals. Within the Solar System, the...
- Telluric acid is a chemical compound with the formula Te(OH)6. It is a white solid made up of octahedral Te(OH)6 molecules which persist in aqueous solution...
- far apart, they can tap telluric currents. Earth batteries are sometimes referred to as telluric power sources and telluric generators. One of the earliest...
- regular intervals. In 1862, he devised a three-dimensional chart, named the "telluric helix", after the element tellurium, which fell near the center of his...
- Telluric Chaos is a live album by the reunited Iggy Pop & The Stooges. It chronicles the closing date of the band's first ever ****anese tour, which took...
- Telluric is the debut studio album by Australian singer-songwriter Matt Corby. The album was released on 11 March 2016. On 1 October 2015, Corby released...
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