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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A deposit of clay and disintegrating rock that is found in its original place.

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  • I suggest you look up the word saprolite for some discussion on soil formation.
  • They are planted in full sun in the saprolite sub soil layer that was spread on top.
  • It also has less bouldery colluvium than those two surrounding regions and more saprolite.
  • It is intruded by plutons and is veneered by clay-rich weathering products (i.e. saprolite). for more
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