Definition of Subsoil. Meaning of Subsoil. Synonyms of Subsoil

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Definition of Subsoil

Subsoil
Subsoil Sub"soil`, v. t. To turn up the subsoil of.
Subsoil
Subsoil Sub"soil`, n. The bed, or stratum, of earth which lies immediately beneath the surface soil. Subsoil plow, a plow having a share and standard but no moldboard. It follows in the furrow made by an ordinary plow, and loosens the soil to an additional depth without bringing it to the surface. --Knight.

Meaning of Subsoil from wikipedia

- Subsoil is the layer of soil under the topsoil on the surface of the ground. Like topsoil, it is composed of a variable mixture of small particles such...
- A subsoiler or flat lifter is a tractor-mounted farm implement used for deep tillage, loosening and breaking up soil at depths below the levels worked...
- Gypsisols in the World Reference Base for Soil Resources (WRB) are soils with substantial secondary ac****ulation of gypsum (CaSO4.2H2O). They are found...
- building material made from subsoil, water, fibrous organic material (typically straw), and sometimes lime. The contents of subsoil vary, and if it does not...
- Portuguese mines that are still in operation. Portugal is rich in its lithium subsoil, which is especially concentrated in the districts of Guarda, Viseu, Vila...
- horizons. Most soils have three major horizons: the surface horizon (A), the subsoil (B), and the substratum (C). Some soils have an organic horizon (O) on...
- compacted before the construction of a road, pavement or railway track Subsoil Track bed http://www.highwaysmaintenance.com/drainage.htm The Idiots' Guide...
- private enterprises to own the subsoil rights of land, rather than continuing the colonial law that gave all subsoil rights to the State. An industrial...
- excessively drained. Others have shallow rooting zones and poor drainage due to subsoil cementation. A low pH further compounds issues, along with phosphate deficiencies...
- various kinds of broken and weathered rock material, such as soil and subsoil, that may overlie the bedrock are known as regolith. The surface of the...