terraqueous+globe

  • 1 Terraqueous — Ter*ra que*ous, a. [L. terra the earth + E. aqueous.] Consisting of land and water; as, the earth is a terraqueous globe. Cudworth. [1913 Webster] The grand terraqueous spectacle From center to circumference unveiled. Wordsworth. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 terraqueous — (ˈ)ter, tər+ adjective Etymology: Latin terra earth + English aqueous more at terrace : consisting of land and water cover … more than half of the terraqueous globe Malcolm Cowley …

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  • 3 globe — n. 1. Sphere, ball, orb. 2. Earth, terraqueous globe, terrestrial ball …

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  • 4 Globe — (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere. [1913… …

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  • 5 Globe amaranth — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 6 Globe animalcule — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 7 Globe daisy — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 8 Globe of compression — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 9 Globe sight — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 10 Globe slater — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 11 Globe thistle — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 12 Globe valve — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 13 artificial globe — Globe Globe (gl[=o]b), n. [L. globus, perh. akin to L. glomus a ball of yarn, and E. clump, golf: cf. F. globe.] 1. A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.… …

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  • 14 World — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:World >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 world world creation nature universe Sgm: N 1 earth earth globe wide world Sgm: N 1 cosmos cosmos Sgm: N 1 kosmos kosmos …

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  • 15 Nantucket — For other uses, see Nantucket (disambiguation). Town County of Nantucket, Massachusetts   Town   Nantucket …

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  • 16 world — n. 1. Universe, cosmos, creation, nature. 2. Earth, globe, terraqueous globe or ball. 3. Planet, heavenly body. 4. Life, things, human affairs, secular affairs, affairs of life, social life, ways of men, course of things, stream of time. 5.… …

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  • 17 Columnar structure — Structure Struc ture, n. [L. structura, from struere, structum, to arrange, build, construct; perhaps akin to E. strew: cf. F. structure. Cf. {Construe}, {Destroy}, {Instrument}, {Obstruct}.] 1. The act of building; the practice of erecting… …

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  • 18 Structure — Struc ture, n. [L. structura, from struere, structum, to arrange, build, construct; perhaps akin to E. strew: cf. F. structure. Cf. {Construe}, {Destroy}, {Instrument}, {Obstruct}.] 1. The act of building; the practice of erecting buildings;… …

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  • 19 Nantucket, Massachusetts — Infobox Settlement official name = Town County of Nantucket, Massachusetts nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = Nantucket image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location in Nantucket County in Massachusetts mapsize1 = map caption1 =… …

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  • 20 Juan Sebastián Elcano (Spanish ship) — The Juan Sebastián Elcano is a training ship for the Royal Spanish Navy. She is a four masted topsail, steel hulled schooner. At 113 metres (370 feet) long, she is the third largest Tall Ship in the world. She is named after Spanish explorer Juan …

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