pedocal

noun
ped·o·cal | \ˈpe-də-ˌkal \

Definition of pedocal 

: a soil that includes a definite hardened layer of accumulated carbonates

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pedocalic \ˌpe-də-ˈka-lik \ adjective

First Known Use of pedocal

1928, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pedocal

Greek pedon earth + Latin calc-, calx lime — more at ped, chalk

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