terraqueous

[ ter-ey-kwee-uh s, -ak-wee- ]
/ tɛrˈeɪ kwi əs, -ˈæk wi- /

adjective

consisting of land and water, as the earth.

Nearby words

  1. terramara,
  2. terramycin,
  3. terran,
  4. terrane,
  5. terrapin,
  6. terrarium,
  7. terrazzo,
  8. terre adélie,
  9. terre haute,
  10. terre verte

Origin of terraqueous

First recorded in 1650–60; terr(a) + aqueous

Related formssub·ter·ra·que·ous, adjective

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