noun ort·er·de \ˈȯrtˌerdə\

Definition of orterde



  1. :  a soil horizon in which there is little or no cementation between the iron and the organic matter

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Origin and Etymology of orterde

German, from ort site, place (from Old High German, point) + erde earth (from Old High German erda) — more at odd, earth

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to criticize severely

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