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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Consisting of land and water.

Usage examples (36)
  • This is plainly the end of this miserable terraqueous globe!
  • In the middle of this Ptolemaic cosmos the spherical earth, or rather terraqueous sphere, rested immovable.
  • Thus, then, two new oceans are requisite to cover the terraqueous globe merely to the depth of five hundred feet.
  • If the name attaches only to one pleasure always permanent, or a continued although varied range of delicious enjoyment, then happiness belongs not to this terraqueous... for more
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