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Definition of Loam

Loam
Loam Loam, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Loamed; p. pr. & vb. n. Loaming.] To cover, smear, or fill with loam.
Loam
Loam Loam, n. [AS. l[=a]m; akin to D. leem, G. lehm, and E. lime. See 4th Lime.] 1. A kind of soil; an earthy mixture of clay and sand, with organic matter to which its fertility is chiefly due. We wash a wall of loam; we labor in vain. --Hooker. 2. (Founding) A mixture of sand, clay, and other materials, used in making molds for large castings, often without a pattern. Loam mold (Founding), a mold made with loam. See Loam, n., 2. Loam molding, the process or business of making loam molds. Loam plate, an iron plate upon which a section of a loam mold rests, or from which it is suspended. Loam work, loam molding or loam molds.

Meaning of Loam from wikipedia

- result in different types of loam soils: sandy loam, silty loam, clay loam, sandy clay loam, silty clay loam, and loam. In the USDA textural cl****ification...
- Loam or LOAM or variation, may refer to: Loam, a type of soil LOAM, the Louisiana Midland Railroad Loam (restaurant), a wine bar in Galway, Ireland Michael...
- Gulf Railroad (ICG) 1967 to 1974 owned by ICG Louisiana Midland Railroad (LOAM) 1974 to 1987 owned by Craig Burroughs The First Louisiana Midland (LM)...
- being larger. Mixtures of sand, silt and less than 40% clay are called loam. Loam makes good soil and is used as a building material. Clay minerals typically...
- cl****ifications are sand, loamy sand, sandy loam, loam, silt loam, silt, sandy clay loam, clay loam, silty clay loam, sandy clay, silty clay, and clay. Soil...
- "Wisconsin State Soil --Antigo silt loam fact sheet" (PDF). Natural Resources Conservation Service.  "Antigo silt loam: Wisconsin state soil". Wisconsin...
- grayish brown loam Subsoil - upper Dark grayish brown clay loam Subsoil - middle Grayish brown clay loam Subsoil - lower Light olive brown clay loam Substratum...
- Josiah pointed out an area of ground where cinders had disappeared under loam and suggested that this might have been the work of earthworms, inspiring...
- is mostly loam and sandy loam. The North-East Zone has 8 districts; it receives rainfall ranging from 1200–1700 mm, and has loam and clay loam soils. Finally...
- Materials Clay Silt Sand Gravel Peat Permafrost Loam Loess Properties Soil cl****ification Hydraulic conductivity Water content Void ratio Bulk density...
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