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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Terra firma(0.01167 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Terra firma.
English → English (WordNet)
Definition: terra firma
n : the solid part of the earth's surface; “the plane turned
away from the sea and moved back over land”; “the earth
shook for several minutes”; “he dropped the logs on the
ground” [syn: land, dry land, earth, ground, solid ground
English → English (gcide)
Definition: Terra firma
Terra \Ter"ra\, n. [It. & L. See Terrace.]
The earth; earth.
Terra alba [L., white earth] (Com.), a white amorphous
earthy substance consisting of burnt gypsum, aluminium
silicate (kaolin), or some similar ingredient, as
magnesia. It is sometimes used to adulterate certain
foods, spices, candies, paints, etc.
Terra cotta. [It., fr. terra earth + cotta, fem. of cotto
cooked, L. coctus, p. p. of coquere to cook. See Cook,
n.] Baked clay; a kind of hard pottery used for statues,
architectural decorations, figures, vases, and the like.
Terr[ae] filius [L., son of the earth], formerly, one
appointed to write a satirical Latin poem at the public
acts in the University of Oxford; -- not unlike the
prevaricator at Cambridge, England.
Terra firma [L.], firm or solid earth, as opposed to
Terra Japonica. [NL.] Same as Gambier. It was formerly
supposed to be a kind of earth from Japan.
Terra Lemnia [L., Lemnian earth], Lemnian earth. See under
Terra ponderosa [L., ponderous earth] (Min.), barite, or
Terra di Sienna. See Sienna.