Definition of Serras
1. serra [n] - See also: serra
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Serras
Literary usage of Serras
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Geographical and Historical Dictionary of America and the West Indies by Antonio de Alcedo, George Alexander Thompson (1814)
".These serras form a compact square of 10 leagues, and contain much calcareous ... From Albuquerque the Paraguay, turns to the sw It skills its serras, ..."
2. Central and South America by Augustus Henry Keane, Clements Robert Markham (1901)
"Here the serras merge in a high plateau, which is traversed by a fluvial valley ... l The Western serras, Plateaux, and Campos West of the Eio S. Francisco ..."
3. Notes of a Botanist on the Amazon & Andes: Being Records of Travel on the by Richard Spruce, Alfred Russel Wallace (1908)
"These comprise a rather lengthy account of the ascent of one of the isolated rocky serras, which is given in full for two purposes. ..."
4. Bibliographia Zoologiæ Et Geologiæ: A General Catalogue of All Books, Tracts by Louis Agassiz (1854)
"Journal of an Excursion from Buenos Ay res to the serras de Tandil. —Ann. of Nat. Hist. I. p. 139. ..."
5. Travels in the Interior of Brazil, Principally Through the Northern by George Gardner (1849)
"Leaves Paniagua—Arrives at Saco do Tanque—Carrapatos a great pest to Travellers and Cattle—Vegetation of the Country—Crosses the serras da Batalha and de ..."
6. Travels in the Interior of Brazil: Principally Through the Northern by George Gardner (1846)
"... at Saco do Tanque—Carrapatos a great pest to Travellers and Cattle—Vegetation of the Country—Crosses the serras da Batalha and de Matto Grosso, ..."
7. Thayer Expedition by Charles Frederick Hartt (1870)
"The so-called " Serra " separating the Sao Francisco from the Tocantins Basin an irregular Strip or Table-land of Sandstone. — The serras of Araripe and ..."