terra orellana

noun ter·ra or·ella·na \¦terəˌȯrəˈlänə, -ȯrə(l)ˈyä-\

Definition of terra orellana

  1. :  annatto 2a

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Origin and Etymology of terra orellana

New Latin, literally, earth of Orellana (Francisco de Orellana †1549 Spanish soldier and explorer)

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a brief usually trivial fact

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