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Definition of "terra" []

  • A rough upland or mountainous region of the moon with a relatively high albedo. (noun)
  • (in legal contexts) earth or land (noun)

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Use "terra" in a sentence
  • "Sed vide ne forte terra, quae eft infra abyflum, appenfafit fuper nihilum; ea autem, quae eft fupra abyflum, terra* '"
  • "The term terra preta refers to rich black soils found in the Amazon."
  • "Dóminus consérvet eum, et vivíficet eum, et beátum fáciat eum in terra, et non tradat eum in ánimam inimicórum ejus."