great group

noun
Updated on: 14 Apr 2018

Definition of great group

: a category below the suborder and above the subgroup in the hierarchy of soil classification comprising one or more subgroups based on similarities in horizons or characteristics of moisture or temperature called also great soil group

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1960


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