Greek and Latin root words (terr, terra, geo)

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11 terms · terr, terra, geo = land; earth

terr, terra, geo

= land; earth

extraterrestrial

out of the is world; above and beyond what is found on planet Earth

geode

a hollow stone found on the earth that is lined on the inside with crystals

geographer

a person who studies the regions of the earth, including the climates and natural resources

geography

the science of the earth that deals with the regions or places on the planet's surface

geology

the study of the earth, specifically rocks and the planet's crust

mediterranean

almost or completely surrounded by land

subterranean

under the surface of the earth; underground

terra cotta

baked earth; hard, brownish-red pottery

terrace

a raised, flat mound of earth 9dirt) that looks like a platform with sloping sides

territory

an area, region, or piece of land

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