great group

noun

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

First Known Use of great group

1960, in the meaning defined above

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“Great group.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/great%20group. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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