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planosol

/ (ˈpleɪnəˌsɒl) /

noun

a type of intrazonal soil of humid or subhumid uplands having a strongly leached upper layer overlying a clay hardpan

Nearby words

planogamete, planograph, planographic, planography, planometer, planosol, planospore, planovalgus, plansheer, plant, plant agreement

Word Origin for planosol

C20: from Latin plano- + solum soil
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