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aridisol

[uh-rid-uh-sawl, -sol] /əˈrɪd əˌsɔl, -ˌsɒl/
noun
1.
a soil type common to the world's deserts, poor in organic matter and rich in salts.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; arid + -i- + -sol
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  • Chemical properties of metal- humic acid fractions of a sewage sludge-amended aridisol.
Contemporary definitions for aridisol
noun

a soil that is typically saline or alkaline with very little organic matter, found in arid regions

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