Definition of telluric in English:
1Of the earth as a planet.
- These stones, or these steeples, are working in tandem with the earth's telluric energies coming up from the wells.
- Yet Hepworth consistently professed a Romantic attitude of emotional affinity with nature, speaking of carving both as a ‘biological necessity’ and as an ‘extension of the telluric forces which mould the landscape’.
- Let's see, and we also call this period the Anthropogene, the era in which mankind's activities became a ‘new telluric force which in power and universality may be compared to the greater forces of earth’.
Definition of telluric in:
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