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prairie soil

noun
1.
a soil that forms in subhumid, temperate regions with tall grass as native vegetation.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20, Americanism
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British Dictionary definitions for prairie-soil

prairie soil

noun
1.
a soil type occurring in temperate areas formerly under prairie grasses and characterized by a black A horizon, rich in plant foods
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