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  1. terreousadjective

    Pertaining to earth, earthy.

  2. Etymology: From terreus, from terra.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Terreousadjective

    Earthy; consisting of earth.

    Etymology: terreus, Lat.

    There is but little similitude betwixt a terreous humidity and plantal germinations. Joseph Glanvill, Scep.

    According to the temper of the terreous parts at the bottom, variously begin intumescencies. Thomas Browne, Vulgar Err.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Terreousadjective

    consisting of earth; earthy; as, terreous substances; terreous particles

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of terreous in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of terreous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4


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