Recent Examples of loess from the Web
Hard brown loess lightly sprinkled with stunted shrubs and bleak weeds stretches for miles.
Across the row was yet another pit, with no limestone, just loamy loess.
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Origin and Etymology of loess
First Known Use: 1833See Words from the same year
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