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terra verde

[ ter-uh -ver-dey; Italian ter-rah -ver-de ]
/ ˈtɛr ə ˈvɛr deɪ; Italian ˈtɛr rɑ ˈvɛr dɛ /
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noun

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Origin of terra verde

Borrowed into English from Italian around 1895–1900
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