Definición de terra rossa en inglés:

terra rossa

Saltos de línea: terra rossa
Pronunciación: /ˈrɒsə
 
/

sustantivo

[mass noun]
A reddish soil occurring on limestone in Mediterranean climates.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The Mediterranean soils of terra rossa on a limestone bedrock are suited to extensive cereal culture and to dry arboriculture.
  • Some limestone soils, such as the Mediterranean terra rossa, are red-brown in colour; these are moderately alkaline and have a good clay-loam texture and structure.
  • Soil-unique and soil-specific alleles were found in two edaphic groups dwelling on terra rossa and basalt soils across macro- and microgeographical scales.

Origen

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

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día noisome
Pronunciación: ˈnɔɪs(ə)m
adjective
having an extremely offensive smell