On this page:
"Terra Damnata" is a musical album of John Bergin.
- released in (19 years ago)
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Terra Damnata
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
Lexicon Medicum (1860)
Medical Dictionary by Robert Hooper
The dry useless faeces, left in a vessel after the moisture has been distilled from it , is called terra damnata, or caput morturing. DAMSON. The fruit of a variety of the Prunus domestica. [DANA, JAMEs FREEMAN, M. D., was the oldest won of ...
Chemist and Druggist (1879)
The Newsweekly for Pharmacy
—Terra Damnata is an old alchemist's term used to signify the residuum after the distillation of any mineral. We never heard as a synonym Terra Sacratissima. What to give a customer who asks for such a commodity would depend on ...
by William Nisbet
It is also called terra damnata, and terra mortua. It hath the name of caput, because it contains, before the separation , ...
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
terra damnata. Worthless residue. The words are Latin, ...
Lexicon physico-medicum: or, A new physical dictionary; explaining the difficult terms used in the several branches of the profession ... The second edition, very much altered and improved (1722)
by John QUINCY
Terra damnata, condemned Earth, is the remainder after some * tinentes of Hippocrates, who divides the Parts of an human Body into conContentas, and Impetum facientes ; tho the latter is refolvable into the Mechanism of the two former, ...
Universal Technological Dictionary Or Familiar Explanation of the Terms Used in All Arts and Sciences (1823)
Containing Definitions Drawn from the Original Writers : in Two Volumes by George Crabb
Terra damnata (Chem.) vide Caput mortuum.
Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words... and Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Different Words... Together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words Used in Our Ancient Statutes... Also a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs by Nathan Bailey
TERRA Damnata § [ among Chymift: ) TERRA Mortua that earthly Part, or thick drosy Matter, which remains after the Distillation of Minerals. L. TERRA excultabilis d Law] Land that may be tilled or ploughed...L. TERRA extendendi, a Writ for ...
by Richard Dennis Hoblyn
Terra damnata vel mortua* Condemned, or dead earth. The residue of some distillations; a term synonymous with caput mortuum. 4. Terra ftdiata tartari.
by John QUINCY
Terra damnata, condemned Earth, is the remainder asier some Distillations, where all thar will rise is drawn off; the same as Caput Marmum. 1 Terra Japonim, Japan-Earth. lt is also called Cain/m. This is also an Earth os a dark purple Colour, ...
by Nathan BAILEY
TERRA Damnata R [among Chymiffs J TERRA Martua J that earthly Part or thick drofly Matter, which remains after the Distillation of Minerals. L. TERRA excultabilis, [Old Law] Land that ": be tilled or ploughed. L. TERRA extendenda, a Writ for ...
Dictionarium Anglo-Britannicum: or, a general English Dictionary, comprehending a brief ... explication of all sorts of difficult words, etc (1708)
by John Kersey
T E Terra Damnata or Terra Wonne, (CTJ that Ear-thy Part, or thick dmffy Matter, which remain' after the Distillþ tion of Mineral', be: Terra "flaws, (0. L.) Land that ma be Tilled, or Ploughed. In" WR, a Writ,commanding the Escheator to find out ...
To which is Prefix'd, an Introduction, Containing a Physico-grammatical Essay on the Propriety and Rationale of the English Tongue ... by Benjamin Martin
TERRA damnata, or TERRA mortua, L. (with Chemists) that earthy part, or thick dross, matter which remains after the distillation of a mineral body, TERRA lemnia, L. a sort of red earth dug out of a hill in the island of Lemnos." TERRA firma, L.
The Physical Dictionary ... The Sixth Edition: with the Addition of Many Thousand Terms of Art, and Their Explanation ... Also a Catalogue of the Characters Us'd in Physick, Etc (1715)
by Steven BLANCKAERT
Terra Damnata, the fame with Terra Mortua & Caput Mortuum. Terra faponnica; fee Catechu. Terra Mortua, the earthy part that remains after Elixivation, destitute of all active efficacious Qualities. Terræ Panis; fee Cyclamen. Terræ Taber; fee ...
The Physical Dictionary, Wherein the Terms of Anatomy, the Names and Causes of Diseases, Chirurgical Instruments, and Their Use, are Accurately Described ... The Seventh Edition, Etc (1726)
by Steven BLANCKAERT
Terra Damnata, the fame with Terra Mortua & caput Mortuum. Terra faponica; fee Catechu. Terra Mortua,the earthy part that . remains after Elixivation, destitute ofallaćtive efficacious Qualities. · Terre Panis; see Cyclamen. Terre Tuber; fee ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Terra Damnata
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Share this page
Go to the wordplay of Terra Damnata for some fun with words!