A group of soils having horizons similar in differentiating characteristics and arrangements in the soil profile, except for texture of the surface layer.

(09 Oct 1997)

soil structuremedical dictionary

The combination or arrangement of primary soil particles into secondary particles, units or peds.

(09 Oct 1997)

soil subordermedical dictionary

Second highest taxonomic level of the current U.S. Soil classification system.

(09 Oct 1997)

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soil surfacemedical dictionary

The upper limits of the soil profile, for mineral soils, the upper limits of the highest mineral horizon (A-horizon), for organic soils, the upper limit of undecomposed organic matter.

(09 Oct 1997)

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