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terracenoun [C]

us   /ˈter·əs/
a flat area outside a building, often with a stone floor, or a narrow, flat strip of land on the slope of a hill that is used for growing crops
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uk   /ˈter.əs/ us   /ˈter.əs/
  • terrace noun (GROUND)

B2 a flat area of stone or grass outside a house, where people sit and sometimes eat
one of several narrow strips of land that are built like steps on the slope of a hill, used for growing crops on
the terraces [plural] UK
  • terrace noun (HOUSE)

[C] UK US row a row of often small houses joined together along their side walls

terraceverb [T]

uk   /ˈter.əs/ us   /ˈter.əs/
(Definition of terrace from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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