Podsolization

podsolize

[pod-suh-lahyz]
verb (used with object), podsolized, podsolizing.
1.
to make into podsol.
verb (used without object), podsolized, podsolizing.
2.
to become podsol.
Also, especially British, podsolise.


Origin:
1925–30; podsol + -ize

podsolization, noun
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podzolization, podsolization, podzolisation or podsolisation (ˌpɒdzɒlaɪˈzeɪʃən, ˌpɒdsɒlaɪˈzeɪʃən)
 
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the process by which the upper layer of a soil becomes acidic through the leaching of bases which are deposited in the lower horizons
 
podsolization, podsolization, podzolisation or podsolisation
 
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podsolisation, podsolization, podzolisation or podsolisation
 
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