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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or derived from a substance of decayed vegetable matter.

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  • But the environmental significance of these processes is still unknown, Jafvert says, because naturally-occurring materials called humic acids also generate ROS in water.
  • Some streams are saturated with humic acids and show black coloration.
  • •Surface water is acidic, low in hardness, and high in humic compounds.
  • Soils with a high humic content correspond best to the requirements of the yam. for more
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