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alluvium

The material deposited on land by virtue of the process of accretion. The accretion process occurs when rivers or other waters deposit silt and mud on land,and thus create more land; the silt and mud making up the new land is called alluvium.

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50] value of the sandy soil in the alluvial soil layer was 0.
On the alluvial soil, under both canopy gaps and in the understory, as well as in the understory on the residual soil, the RPI was not significantly different than 1 [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 3 OMITTED].
Typically, alluvial soils are more fertile and retain more moisture than hillsides.
0 mg/kg for Cai Lay alluvial rice soil, Hoa An ASS, Cho Moi upland alluvial soil, and Tan Lap acid sulfate upland soil samples, respectively.
The sub-humid Mediterranean climate, with gentle breezes from the Pacific, and cooling from the lofty Andes Mountains, with alluvial soil makes near perfect growing conditions, and successive vintages are very consistent, though each has a character of its own, just as the greatest vintages in Bordeaux.
Nearly 1,000 feet above sea level, its rocky, alluvial soil combines with clear, warm days and cool nights to favor a number of grape varieties, including Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Petite Sirah, and Malbec.
Tenders are invited for Boring and Installation of DBHPs in Alluvial soil at Molarbnd and Badarpur ward under Badarpur Constituency
Soils were collected during the early summer season from a normal alluvial soil tract (S1) covered with grassland and 5 different zones (S2, S3, S4, S5, S6) of dhapa landfill area that were originally on the same alluvial soil type.
This alluvial soil is hydromorphic up to the surface and weakly differentiated.
Good volcanic and alluvial soil, plus the right varietal grapes, are essential to fine wine, to the Magoons way of thinking.
dia I size bore well of 70 mtr depth for India Mark-II Hand Pump in Tripical Geophysical construction of alluvial soil, Bolder, Pebils, Gravels, Rocky, Sand Stone and Sticky clay, silt etc.
There is also a small amount from the Tatou vineyard and the Noa vineyard with alluvial soils.