Terras

Definitions

  • TERRA-COTTA LAMPS
    TERRA-COTTA LAMPS
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Terras (Min) See Terass.
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WONDERFUL VASES OF TERRA-COTTA WONDERFUL VASES OF TERRA-COTTA

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n terras An obsolete form of terrace.
    • n terras Same as trass.
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Quotations

  • George S. Kaufman
    George S. Kaufman
    “I like terra firma; the more firma, the less terra.”
  • Gilbert Adair
    Gilbert Adair
    “The earth is mankind's ultimate haven, our blessed terra firma. When it trembles and gives way beneath our feet, it's as though one of God's checks has bounced.”

Usage

In literature:

She was proud of a terra-cotta head of her ancestor, Admiral de Ruyter.
"The Harris-Ingram Experiment" by Charles E. Bolton
Luckily the clansmen will take ordinary trade goods in exchange for that and Weeks thinks it will sell on Terra.
"Plague Ship" by Andre Norton
It is as fine as is the terra-cotta bust of the same person which Denon possesses.
"A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two" by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
They contained ashes and even coal when they were discovered, not to mention the cooking utensils in terra cotta and in bronze.
"The Wonders of Pompeii" by Marc Monnier
Bust of Young Warrior (Terra-cotta).
"The Florentine Painters of the Renaissance" by Bernhard Berenson
Early voyages to Terra Australis, now called Australia (London, Hackluyt Society, MDCCCLIX).
"The Part Borne by the Dutch in the Discovery of Australia 1606-1765" by J. E. Heeres
Unica terra multis rastris insectanda est, unica pluvia multis votis petenda.
"Letters Concerning Poetical Translations" by William Benson
Atlantic Terra Cotta Company, Terra Cotta.
"The New York Subway" by Anonymous
DE TERRA SANCTA and ITINERE IHEROSO-LOMITANO.
"A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Three" by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
Pro nastu varitu pressu du Visu, e da terra!
"The Mystic Will" by Charles Godfrey Leland
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In poetry:

OLTRE tomba
Qualche cosa?
E che ne dici?
Saremo felici?
Terra mai posa,
E mar rimbomba.
"Barcarola (#2)" by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
"E che dira` la terra, a cui tu devi
"Porger te stessa in provvido alimento?
"Tu dalla morte altrui vita ricevi;
"A te l'altrui tormento
"Circolo" by Ferdinando Fontana
Favello a voi, che vivete com'ebri
D'un arcano licor sovra la terra,
Ed avete un uncino nei cerebri
Che l'Universo nei suoi moti afferra!
"Noja Letteraria" by Ferdinando Fontana
The air was filled with snowflakes white,
And the singing stars danced in their flight,
Sweet the song they sang in the night,
Et in terra pax!
"Noel" by Katharine Tynan
E non ci resta che cingere i fianchi
Col bigiastro mantel del pellegrino,
E correre la terra erranti e stanchi,
E abbandonarci ad un pazzo cammino....
"Noja Letteraria" by Ferdinando Fontana
O teschi, o tibie, o stinchi ammonticchiati,
Macerie umane, chi vi mosse in terra?
Insiem congiunti come v'han chiamati?
Becero, Truffaldino o Fortinguerra?
"La Chiesetta Dei Morti" by Ferdinando Fontana

In news:

The terra-cotta exterior of the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art by Mario Botta Architetto with Wagner Murray Architects.
Morse, Gallery of the Louvre, 1831-1833, oil on canvas, Terra Foundation for American Art, Daniel J Terra Collection.
Chinese terra cotta warriors had real, and very carefully made, weapons.
Terra Environmental Technologies ( TET ), a CF Industries company, recently launched www.
Even though fall semester is well underway at Terra State Community College, it's not too late to attend classes this year.
Vice President Joe Biden visits Terra State College.
'Terra Nova' a ' High-Class ' Problem for Fox.
Naomi "Dot" Moreland , 90, of Ridgeley, W.Va. Died Monday, Nov 19, 2012, at Hopemont Hospital, Terra Alta, W.Va. Born Oct 28, 1922, in Ridgeley, she was the daughter of the late Hiram N Abe and Effie (Catlett) Abe.
Naomi "Dot" Moreland, 90, of Ridgeley, W.Va. Died Monday, Nov 19, 2012, at Hopemont Hospital, Terra Alta, W.Va. Born Oct 28, 1922, in Ridgeley, she was the daughter of the late Hiram N Abe and Effie (Catlett) Abe.
It's called the Terra, a fuel-cell-powered crossover.
'Terra Nova ' time trip.
SARANAC?LAKE?- "Terra Nova " is a riveting play about the race to the South Pole from 1910 to 1912.
Terra Nova 's Ward runs to state finals.
Bellarmine rolls past Terra Nova .
Saranac Lake — "Terra Nova ," is a riveting play about the race to the South Pole from 1910 to 1912.
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In science:

Terras, Zeta functions of finite graphs and coverings, Adv.
Functionals of the Brownian motion, localization and metric graphs
For example, Terras gives an expansion of the Epstein zeta function in terms of modified Bessel functions .
Generalized Whittaker functions for degenerate principal series of $GL(4,\R)$
Hence the Fourier coefficients given by Terras can be seen as the generalized Whittaker functions for this representation.
Generalized Whittaker functions for degenerate principal series of $GL(4,\R)$
This fact seems to correspond to the result of Terras in .
Generalized Whittaker functions for degenerate principal series of $GL(4,\R)$
Terras, A.: Bessel series expansions of the Epstein zeta function and the functional equation.
Generalized Whittaker functions for degenerate principal series of $GL(4,\R)$
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