A soil of an order comprising peaty soils, with a deep surface layer of purely organic material.
More example sentences
- Two principal elements of the soil catena: the ferric podzol of the mid-slope and histosol soil of the foot-slope were investigated.
- The second histosol was sampled in Zegveld, The Netherlands.
More definitions of histosolDefinition of histosol in:
- The US English dictionary