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podsol

[pod-sol, -sawl]
noun
Also, podzol [pod-zol, -zawl] .


Origin:
1905–10; < Russian podzól, equivalent to pod- under + zol(á) ash; -s- perhaps by association with -sol

podsolic, adjective
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podsol

noun
a soil that develops in temperate to cold moist climates under coniferous or heath vegetation; an organic mat over a grey leached layer [syn: podzol
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