Terra Rosa

The term terra rosa (a misspelling of 'terra rossa', Italian for "red soil") can refer to:

  • Terra rosa (soil), a red clay soil produced by the weathering of limestone
  • Terra rosa (colour), a red colour
  • Terra Rosa (band), a Japanese hard rock band

Other articles related to "terra rosa":

Bole (color)
... Another name for the color bole is terra rosa ... The color name terra rosa has been used as a synonym for bole since 1753 ... The color "terra rosa" is classified a warm red color ...

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