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

terr, terra, geo = land; earth
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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