regosol

noun reg·o·sol \ ˈre-gə-ˌsäl , -ˌsȯl \

Definition of regosol

: any of a group of azonal soils consisting chiefly of imperfectly consolidated material and having no clear-cut and specific morphology

Origin and Etymology of regosol

rego- (as in regolith) + Latin solum soil — more at sole


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