ABC soil

\ ˌāˌbēˈsē- \

Definition of ABC soil

: a soil that has a well-differentiated profile, the A-, B-, and C-horizons being well developed

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First Known Use of ABC soil

circa 1938, in the meaning defined above

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“ABC soil.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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