How to use terra incognita in a sentence
The logician Kurt Gödel proved the existence of such mathematical terra incognita nearly a century ago.How the Slowest Computer Programs Illuminate Math’s Fundamental Limits | John Pavlus | December 10, 2020 | Quanta Magazine
Although many thousands know well the district of the Broads, yet to the bulk of people it is still a terra incognita.Yachting Vol. 2 | Various.
Such theories were possible only when the whole of totemic culture was as yet a terra incognita.Elements of Folk Psychology | Wilhelm Wundt
The materials of which they were composed were mostly terra incognita to us, but some of them tasted very nice.From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan | Helena Pretrovna Blavatsky
This terra incognita, at the period of which we speak, was El Dorado to the European imagination.The Lily and the Totem | William Gilmore Simms
Until very recently, Mexico was properly described as terra incognita.
British Dictionary definitions for terra incognita
an unexplored or unknown land, region, or area for study
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