edaphic


edaph·ic

adjective \i-ˈda-fik\

Definition of EDAPHIC

1
:  of or relating to the soil
2
:  resulting from or influenced by the soil rather than the climate — compare climatic 2
edaph·i·cal·ly \-ˈda-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin of EDAPHIC

Greek edaphos bottom, ground
First Known Use: circa 1900

Rhymes with EDAPHIC

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