rhizosphere

noun
rhi·​zo·​sphere | \ˈrī-zə-ˌsfir \

Definition of rhizosphere 

: soil that surrounds and is influenced by the roots of a plant

First Known Use of rhizosphere

1921, in the meaning defined above

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