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terra US English

Land or territory

Terra in terra US English

(In science fiction) the planet earth

sub-terra US English


terra alba US English

Pulverized gypsum, especially as an ingredient of medicines

terra cotta US English

Unglazed, typically brownish-red earthenware, used chiefly as an ornamental building material and in modeling

terra firma US English

Dry land; the ground as distinct from the sea or air

terra rossa US English

A reddish soil occurring on limestone in Mediterranean climates

terra incognita US English

Unknown or unexplored territory

terra sigillata US English

Astringent clay from Lemnos or Samos, formerly used as a medicine

Terra Australis Incognita US English

The name given by early European map-makers to a land mass presumed to exist south of the known world