|1.||[ noun ] (architecture) usually paved outdoor area adjoining a residence|
|Related terms:||area suntrap garden|
|2.||[ verb ] provide (a house) with a terrace|
"We terrassed the country house"
|Related terms:||supply architecture|
|3.||[ verb ] make into terraces as for cultivation|
"The Incas terraced their mountainous land"
|4.||[ noun ] a row of houses built in a similar style and having common dividing walls (or the street on which they face)|
|Related terms:||row terraced_house UK|
|5.||[ noun ] (geography) a level shelf of land interrupting a declivity (with steep slopes above and below)|