Definition of terra rossa in English:

terra rossa

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Pronunciation: /ˈrɒsə/

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noun

[mass noun]
  • A reddish soil occurring on limestone in Mediterranean climates.

Origin

late 19th century: Italian, literally 'red earth'.

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