terra japonica

ter·​ra ja·​pon·​i·​ca | \ ˌterəjəˈpänə̇kə \

Definition of terra japonica

1 : gambier
2 : catechu

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History and Etymology for terra japonica

New Latin, literally, Japanese earth

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“Terra japonica.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terra%20japonica. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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