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SOIL. The superficies of the earth on which buildings are erected, or may be erected.
     2. The soil is the principal, and the building, when erected, is the accessory. Vide Dig. 6, 1, 49.

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On the palate the mineral note is very much to the fore, something you'd expect from the amazing soil types of Bordeaux, with the elegant fruit pushing its way past on the rails.
Comparison of the mean soil type also showed that the most Leaf surface are light textured soils (Figure 8).
The main and interactive effects of landform, land use and soil type on soil properties were assessed.
And so it is that at Chateau Cheval Blanc the grapes grown on the three different soil types each have a very different character.
Mr Harrop said: "The soil type around your property can provide a good indication of how much subsidence risk there may be.
Four soil types with contrasting soil drainage and structural properties were considered, as it is known that the effects of treading on runoff processes and P losses are dependent on soil type (McDowell et al.
An additional 8 "monitoring" plants (4 flooded plants in each soil type) were used for periodic destructive harvest to assess larval survival on 1 plant in each soil type at each assessment time.
MAINCROP POTATOES POTATOES can be grown in almost any soil type, but don't grow them on land where you have already grown them in the past two years.
Make appropriate recommendation from the results obtained of the best soil type and their mixtures that will support efficient growth of these plants under study.
Therefore, the association between plant growth and soil type may not be as distinct in legumes.
As expected, the results obtained revealed an important role of the soil type, i.