plural -s
: an intrazonal group of soils with strongly leached upper layer over a compacted clay or silt that is developed on smooth flat uplands in cool to warm humid to subhumid regions

Word History


plan- entry 2 + Latin solum ground, soil

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“Planosol.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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