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Synonyms for terrestrial
təˈrɛs tri əlter·res·tri·al

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  1. terrestrialnoun

    telluric, Terran, tellurian, planetary, terrene

  2. terrestrialadjective

    An inhabitant of the planet Earth.

    Earthman, planetary, landAdjective, tellurian, Terran, sublunary, earthly, worldly, mundane, telluric, Earthwoman, earthling, terrene

  3. terrestrialadjective

    A ground-dwelling plant.

    earthly, sublunary, landAdjective, terrene, Terran, planetary, mundane, worldly, telluric, tellurian


  4. terrestrialadjective

    Living or growing in or on land (as opposed to other habitat); not aquatic, etc.

    a terrestrial plant

    planetary, worldly, telluric, tellurian, earthly, terrene, Terran, sublunary, mundane, landAdjective

  5. terrestrialadjective

    Concerned with the world or worldly matters.

    earthly, tellurian, sublunary, terrene, Terran, telluric, mundane, worldly, planetary, landAdjective

    spiritual, celestial

  6. terrestrialadjective

    Of or pertaining to the second highest degree of glory.

    terrene, earthly, sublunary, Terran, worldly, mundane, landAdjective, tellurian, planetary, telluric

  7. terrestrialadjective

    arboreal, aquatic, aerial, epiphytic

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  1. terrestrial

    earthly, sublunary, worldly, mundane, terrene

    celestial, infernal, aquatic, aqueous

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  1. tellurian, telluric, terrestrial, terreneadjective

    of or relating to or inhabiting the land as opposed to the sea or air

    mundane, sublunary, planetary, terrene, tellurian, sublunar, telluric

    semiaquatic, marine, heavenly, underwater, subaqueous, subaquatic, submerged, amphibious, aquatic, amphibiotic, submersed, unworldly

  2. planetary, terrestrialadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of the planet Earth or its inhabitants

    "planetary rumblings and eructations"- L.C.Eiseley ; "the planetary tilt"; "this terrestrial ball"

    wandering, sublunary, world(a), planetary, world-wide, global, tellurian, mundane, terrene, worldwide, erratic, telluric, sublunar, planetal

    unworldly, aquatic, submersed, subaquatic, amphibiotic, semiaquatic, submerged, amphibious, heavenly, subaqueous, underwater, marine

  3. terrestrialadjective

    operating or living or growing on land

    planetary, tellurian, sublunar, mundane, telluric, sublunary, terrene

    semiaquatic, unworldly, subaquatic, submersed, amphibious, underwater, submerged, amphibiotic, subaqueous, aquatic, marine, heavenly

  4. mundane, terrestrialadjective

    concerned with the world or worldly matters

    "mundane affairs"; "he developed an immense terrestrial practicality"

    mundane, telluric, sublunary, sublunar, planetary, terrene, unremarkable, routine, quotidian, tellurian, workaday, everyday

    marine, subaquatic, underwater, semiaquatic, subaqueous, submerged, aquatic, submersed, amphibious, amphibiotic, unworldly, heavenly

  5. sublunar, sublunary, terrestrialadjective

    of this earth

    "transcendental motives for sublunary actions"; "fleeting sublunary pleasures"; "the nearest to an angelic being that treads this terrestrial ball"

    mundane, sublunary, planetary, terrene, tellurian, sublunar, telluric, cislunar

    subaqueous, subaquatic, submerged, marine, heavenly, semiaquatic, aquatic, amphibiotic, unworldly, amphibious, submersed, underwater

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  1. terrestrialadjective

    earthly, sublunary, mundane, worldly, terrene

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  1. Allyson Jackson:

    Even though fish-eating terrestrial consumers are often exposed to high levels of mercury, they are usually not species eaten by humans – think of an osprey, kingfisher or bald eagle, the same is true for terrestrial consumers that rely on emergent aquatic insects – they are often not species consumed by humans such as spiders, songbirds and bats.

  2. Angel Abbud-Madrid:

    Lunar resource exploration should be based on the same methods that have guided humans on their centuries-old exploration of terrestrial resources.

  3. Brett Kennedy:

    We intend to spin the technologies developed for the terrestrial RoboSimian back out to applications in space, these tasks include assembly and maintenance of orbital structures; exploration of low-gravity bodies like asteroids, comets, and moons; exploration of caves and cliffs on Mars or our moon; and even preconstruction of habitats wherever humans care to venture in the solar system.

  4. Shah Asad Rizvi:

    Transcend the terrestrial, surpass the celestial, from nature’s hands when you receive the sublime pleasures of dance

  5. Rodrigo Luger:

    Terrestrial planet evolution around low-mass stars is very different.

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