” Terra Rossa ” is a Latin word which means

  1. Hot area
  2. Red terrain
  3. Lateritic region
  4. Region near to the poles
Manish Listener Asked on 5th November 2014 in General Knowledge.
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    Terra Rossa in Latin or Italian language is another name for “Red Soil” or “Red Terrain“.

    Formation of Red Soil:

    In the presence of Limestone weather, clay present in rocks is extracted. Upon oxidization the clay forms rust or Iron Oxide. This gives a orange-red colour.

    This soil is very popular for the production of Wine.

    Pushpendra Pal Dean Answered on 13th November 2014.
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