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Definition of "terracing" [terracing]

  • Present participle of terrace. (verb)
  • The formation of terraces (noun)
  • A terraced structure (noun)
  • A series of terraces (noun)
  • A stand with a series of tiers (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "terracing" in a sentence
  • "Other rehabilitation practices include investing in land through practices such as terracing and other counter-erosion measures, control of invasive species, chemical and organic nutrient replenishment, and reforestation."
  • "These analyses should indicate whether these waste products were reused for purposes such as terracing or road metalling, or whether actual metalworking activities took place here."
  • "He brought to California techniques observed in Japan, such as terracing and manure spreading, and was accomplished in animal husbandry."