Definition of terraqueous
: consisting of land and water
Recent Examples of terraqueous from the Web
From its founding, on not very solid ground, Washington, D.C. has been terraqueous; a city of both land and water, where maps chart realty and reality interchangeably.
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Origin and Etymology of terraqueous
Latin terra land + English aqueous
First Known Use: circa 1658See Words from the same year
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