Definition of "terraform" [terraform]

  • (verb-transitive) To transform (a landscape) on another planet into one having the characteristics of landscapes on Earth.

Use "terraform" in a sentence

  • "Why don't we 'terraform' the Sahara desert before Mars?"
  • "The Mars Society says that the Earth is a rotting, dying, stinking planet and that we must move our civilization to Mars and that Congress must appropriate funds to "terraform" Mars."
  • "Personally, I think it is easier, cheaper, and ultimately much more profitable to "terraform" asteroids and comets by hollowing them out and spinning them for gravity."

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