Terraced
Terrace Ter"race, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Terraced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Terracing}.] To form into a terrace or terraces; to furnish with a terrace or terraces, as, to terrace a garden, or a building. --Sir H. Wotton. [1913 Webster]

Clermont's terraced height, and Esher's groves. --Thomson. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • terraced — ter|raced [ˈterıst] adj [only before noun] a terraced field, slope, garden etc has been cut into a series of flat areas along the side of the slope ▪ terraced rice fields …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • terraced — UK [ˈterəst] / US adjective terraced land is on the side of a hill and is divided into layers that look like steps. It is often used for farming or for making a garden a terraced hillside …   English dictionary

  • terraced — adj. Terraced is used with these nouns: ↑hillside, ↑home, ↑house, ↑housing …   Collocations dictionary

  • terraced — [[t]te̱rɪst[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n A terraced slope or side of a hill has flat areas like steps cut into it, where crops or other plants can be grown …   English dictionary

  • terraced — ter·raced || terɪst adj. equipped with a porch, furnished with a deck or patio; formed into many flat narrow levels (about a hillside) ter·race || terÉ™s n. porch, paved outdoor area; flat roof; flat section of earth with sloping sides v.… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • terraced — 1) cratered 2) retraced …   Anagrams dictionary

  • terraced — adjective 1》 Brit. (of a house) forming part of a terrace. 2》 (of land) having been formed into terraces …   English new terms dictionary

  • terraced — ter·raced …   English syllables

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