agricultural geology


Definition of agricultural geology

: the branch of geology that deals with the character and origin of soils, the occurrence of mineral fertilizers, and the behavior of underground water

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First Known Use of agricultural geology

1831, in the meaning defined above

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“Agricultural geology.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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