Definition of humic in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈhjuːmɪk


  • Relating to or consisting of humus: humic acids
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    • We've learned that the sodium hydroxide used to separate out humic acid in soil misses most of the glomalin.
    • There is some additional damage that may have been caused by plant roots and humic acids.
    • Organic matter and humic substances are constantly being released by the vegetation mats into the surrounding water.

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