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Definition of Terrace

Terrace
Terrace Ter"race, n. [F. terrasse (cf. Sp. terraza, It. terrazza), fr. L. terra the earth, probably for tersa, originally meaning, dry land, and akin to torrere to parch, E. torrid, and thirst. See Thirst, and cf. Fumitory, Inter, v., Patterre, Terrier, Trass, Tureen, Turmeric.] 1. A raised level space, shelf, or platform of earth, supported on one or more sides by a wall, a bank of tuft, or the like, whether designed for use or pleasure. 2. A balcony, especially a large and uncovered one. 3. A flat roof to a house; as, the buildings of the Oriental nations are covered with terraces. 4. A street, or a row of houses, on a bank or the side of a hill; hence, any street, or row of houses. 5. (Geol.) A level plain, usually with a steep front, bordering a river, a lake, or sometimes the sea. Note: Many rivers are bordered by a series of terraces at different levels, indicating the flood plains at successive periods in their history. Terrace epoch. (Geol.) See Drift epoch, under Drift, a.

Meaning of Terrace from wikipedia

- Terrace may refer to: Terrace (agriculture), a leveled surface built into the landscape for agriculture or salt production Terrace (building), a raised...
- Terrace House (テラスハウス) is a ****anese reality television show franchise. The show's first run, subtitled Boys × Girls Next Door, originally aired on Fuji...
- landscaping, therefore, is called terracing. Graduated terrace steps are commonly used to farm on hilly or mountainous terrain. Terraced fields decrease both erosion...
- Terrace House (テラスハウス): Boys × Girls Next Door was a ****anese reality television series in the Terrace House franchise. It originally aired on Fuji Television's...
- In architecture and city planning, a terraced or terrace house (UK) or townhouse (US) exhibits a style of medium-density housing that originated in Europe...
- Terrace House: Boys & Girls in the City (テラスハウス ボーイズ&ガールズ イン・ザ・シティ) is a ****anese reality television series in the Terrace House franchise. It premiered...
- Terrace House (テラスハウス): Opening New Doors is a ****anese reality television series in the Terrace House franchise set in Karuizawa of the Nagano prefecture...
- A terrace is an external, raised, open, flat area in either a landscape (such as a park or garden) near a building, or as a roof terrace on a flat roof...
- Lakeview Terrace is a 2008 American black comedy crime thriller film directed by Neil LaBute, written by David Loughery and Howard Korder, and co-produced...
- Terrace House (テラスハウス アロハ ステート): Aloha State is a ****anese reality television series in the Terrace House franchise set in Hawaii. It premiered on Netflix...
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