Definition of Pedology. Meaning of Pedology. Synonyms of Pedology

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Definition of Pedology

Pedology
Pedology Pe*dol"o*gy, n. [Gr. ?, ?, child + -logy.] (Med.) Pediatrics.

Meaning of Pedology from wikipedia

- Pedology (from Gr****: πέδον, pedon, "soil"; and λόγος, logos, "study") is a discipline within soil science which focuses on understanding and characterizing...
- basic branches of study: edaphology and pedology. Edaphology studies the influence of soils on living things. Pedology focuses on the formation, description...
- teaching, and pediatrics, the field of medicine relating to children). Pedology is not commonly recognized as a distinct field of study; therefore, many...
- (Geomorphometry). Early studies in geomorphology are the foundation for pedology, one of two main branches of soil science. Hydrology is predominantly concerned...
- In pedology, leaching is the removal of soluble materials from one zone in soil to another via water movement in the profile. It is a mechanism of soil...
- This is the conceptual perspective of pedology and edaphology, the two main branches of soil science. Pedology is the study of soil in its natural setting...
- pedosphere). Major subdivisions in this field of study include edaphology and pedology. Ecology covers the interactions between organisms and their environment...
- Geomorphology Glaciology Hydrology & hydrography Landscape ecology Oceanography Pedology Palaeogeography Quaternary science Human geography is a branch of geography...
- (7 February 1899 – 9 January 1992) was a soil scientist and expert on pedology (the study of soil in its natural environment), particularly the processes...
- The Palm Islands Nature Reserve consists of three flat, rocky islands of eroded limestone and the surrounding sea area, located 5.5 kilometres (3.4 mi)...
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