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Definition of Terras
TerrasTerras Ter"ras, n. (Min.)
See ?rass. terrasTrass Trass, n. [D. tras or Gr. trass, probably fr. It.
terrazzo terrace. See Terrace.] (Geol.)
A white to gray volcanic tufa, formed of decomposed trachytic
cinders; -- sometimes used as a cement. Hence, a coarse sort
of plaster or mortar, durable in water, and used to line
cisterns and other reservoirs of water. [Formerly written
also tarras, tarrace, terras.]
Note: The Dutch trass is made by burning and grinding a soft
grayish rock found on the lower Rhine. TerraTerra Ter"ra, n. [It. & L. See Terrace.]
The earth; earth.
Terra alba [L., white earth] (Com.), a white amorphous
earthy substance consisting of burnt gypsum, aluminium
silicate (kaolin), or some similar ingredient, as
magnesia. It is sometimes used to adulterate certain
foods, spices, candies, paints, etc.
Terra cotta. [It., fr. terra earth + cotta, fem. of cotto
cooked, L. coctus, p. p. of coquere to cook. See Cook,
n.] Baked clay; a kind of hard pottery used for statues,
architectural decorations, figures, vases, and the like.
Terr[ae] filius [L., son of the earth], formerly, one
appointed to write a satirical Latin poem at the public
acts in the University of Oxford; -- not unlike the
prevaricator at Cambridge, England.
Terra firma [L.], firm or solid earth, as opposed to
Terra Japonica. [NL.] Same as Gambier. It was formerly
supposed to be a kind of earth from Japan.
Terra Lemnia [L., Lemnian earth], Lemnian earth. See under
Terra ponderosa [L., ponderous earth] (Min.), barite, or
Terra di Sienna. See Sienna.
Meaning of Terras from wikipedia
de Bouro, a muni****lity in Portugal Terras
Salgadas, a geographical feature
Cape Verde Terras
is the Latin/Italian/Portuguese term for Earth
or land. Terra
may also refer
(mythology), primeval Roman goddess
- form saw the Terras
only secure safety
on the penultimate
day of the season
with a 2–1 victory
at home to Hitchin
Town. That season
Australia. "On a beaucoup
pleuré à Beaublanc" (in French). La Montagne. 11 February
2013. "Wimbledon players archive
– Evelyn Terras
- Riho Terras
(born 17 April
1967) is an Estonian
and former Commander
of the Estonian Defence
Forces. Terras briefly served
as the Chief
- Mathematics. Terras
(1985). Harmonic Analysis
on Symmetric Spaces
and Applications. 1. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. ISBN 978-0-387-96159-0. Terras
- Terra firma
("solid earth" in Latin) may refer
earth, the planet's solid surface
and its interior Terra firma
forest, moist tropical
- Artur Terras
1901 – 23 November
1963) was an Estonian lawyer
who was the mayor
from 24 August
1941 to September...
- word eorðe was already being
used to translate
the many senses
of Latin terra
and Gr**** γῆ gē: the ground, its soil, dry land, the human
world, the surface...
- the rivers
Cávado and Homem, in the area known thereafter
(Lands of the Buri). Administratively, the muni****lity...
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