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It succeeds best in a deep rich loam in a climate ranging from forty to fifty degrees of latitude.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The print of steel-rimmed hoofs showed in the soft loam as plainly as a moccasin-track in virgin snow.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
In the valleys the land is a deep alluvial loam, easily worked, producing bountiful crops of the finest leaf tobacco.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The planters select a deep black loam or tenacious clay, or even loams mixed with sand.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
For Connecticut seed leaf a light moist loam is the proper soil.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The Cayenne cane yields best, and thrives in low grounds, the soil a mixture of sand and loam.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
Over the greater part of the country the soil is light reddish loam; in the eastern plains it is a heavy black loam.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
With a sigh of content he stretched himself on the sun-warmed loam.
THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
The trees should be potted in good rich soil, preferably the best garden loam.
DWARF FRUIT TREESF. A. WAUGH
The soil of the tract commanded is for the most part a light sandy loam, and in years of good rainfall it repays dry cultivation.
THE PANJAB, NORTH-WEST FRONTIER PROVINCE, AND KASHMIRSIR JAMES MCCRONE DOUIE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LOAM

  • clay
  • dry land
  • dust
  • grime
  • ground
  • land
  • loam
  • soot
  • terra firma
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