sodic

adjective
so·​dic | \ ˈsō-dik How to pronounce sodic (audio) \

Definition of sodic

: of, relating to, or containing sodium

Examples of sodic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In areas with sodic soils, gypsum (calcium sulfate) is effective at removing salt and building structure. OregonLive.com, "Should I pinch off blueberry blossoms? What fertilizer is best? Ask an expert," 28 Apr. 2018 In areas with sodic soils, gypsum (calcium sulfate) is effective at removing salt and building structure. OregonLive.com, "Should I pinch off blueberry blossoms? What fertilizer is best? Ask an expert," 28 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of sodic

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Sodic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sodic. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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