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synonyms for subsoil

  • clay
  • coast
  • dirt
  • dust
  • gravel
  • land
  • mud
  • sand
  • shore
  • surface
  • terrain
  • turf
  • alluvium
  • clod
  • compost
  • deposit
  • fill
  • glebe
  • humus
  • loam
  • marl
  • mold
  • muck
  • sod
  • topsoil
  • dry land
  • peat moss
  • terra firma
  • terrane

antonyms for subsoil

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  • sky
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How to use subsoil in a sentence

For the subsoil of the whole country is very rich, as trees of immense size and height readily demonstrate.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
The physical characters of the subsoil are often of much importance to the soil itself.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
In such cases the benefits of subsoil ploughing and deep ploughing are conspicuous.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
The subsoil should be drained four or six feet below the cellar floor, and this floor is to be laid in concrete and cement.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
On a subsoil of rocky character the foundation course or even the first and second courses might be unnecessary.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
His letting in the air to them, and turning the subsoil up to the frost and sun, had renewed their youth.
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
This building, unfortunately, has subsided somewhat into the soft subsoil.
MEXICOCHARLES REGINALD ENOCK
The soil for Apricots should be rather dry; especially should the subsoil be such that no water may stand around the roots.
THE PRACTICAL GARDEN-BOOKC. E. HUNN
The productiveness of the soil depends greatly on the sand content of the subsoil.
HISTORY AND COMPREHENSIVE DESCRIPTION OF LOUDOUN COUNTY, VIRGINIAJAMES W. HEAD
Here the soil has been washed away from some of the more elevated small areas, and the heavy red clay subsoil is exposed.
HISTORY AND COMPREHENSIVE DESCRIPTION OF LOUDOUN COUNTY, VIRGINIAJAMES W. HEAD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SUBSOIL

  • alluvium
  • clay
  • clod
  • coast
  • compost
  • deposit
  • dirt
  • dry land
  • dust
  • fill
  • glebe
  • gravel
  • humus
  • land
  • loam
  • marl
  • mold
  • muck
  • mud
  • peat moss
  • sand
  • shore
  • sod
  • subsoil
  • surface
  • terra firma
  • terrain
  • terrane
  • topsoil
  • turf
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