desert soil

noun

a type of soil developed in arid climates, characterized by a lack of leaching and small humus content

Nearby words

  1. desert lynx,
  2. desert oak,
  3. desert pea,
  4. desert rat,
  5. desert rock,
  6. desert varnish,
  7. deserted,
  8. deserter,
  9. deserticolous,
  10. desertification

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