yellow podzolic soil

noun

variants or yellow soil
: any of a group of zonal soils developed under coniferous or mixed forests in warm-temperate moist climates and composed of thin organic and organic-material layers resting on a grayish yellow leached layer that in turn rests on a yellow layer

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“Yellow podzolic soil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yellow%20podzolic%20soil. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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