American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A rough upland or mountainous region of the moon with a relatively high albedo.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Earth, or the earth: sometimes personified, Terra: used especially in various phrases (Latin and Italian).
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. The earth; earth.
- Latin, earth, land; see terrace. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Sed vide ne forte terra, quae eft infra abyflum, appenfafit fuper nihilum; ea autem, quae eft fupra abyflum, terra* ”
“The term terra preta refers to rich black soils found in the Amazon.”
“Dóminus consérvet eum, et vivíficet eum, et beátum fáciat eum in terra, et non tradat eum in ánimam inimicórum ejus.”
“Buatto "plants" fake garden flowers -- foxgloves, orchids, delphiniums, hyacinths, lady's mantle, and roses -- in terra cotta pots.”
“One volume will be clad in terra cotta, conveying permanence and protection, while the other will be clad in glass, symbolizing a more subtle message of impermanence and fragility.”
“Pete Bogs says: still think the war on terra is making us all safer?”
“Scientists should study the microorganisms in terra preta, Woods told me, to find out how they work.”
“She heard the word terra and concluded they'd won deeds to land parcels.”
“Paint and chemical manufacturer Akzo Nobel NV chose a juicy red called "terra cotta rose" as its "Color of the Year" at a gathering in September.”
“The ancient source of biochar is called terra preta (prepared earth) in Brazil.”
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Nabbed from en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ROT-13#Letter_games_and_net_culture: words that become other existing words (or failing that, acronyms) when a Caesar shift of 13 places is applied to them.
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