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" ... denominated basaltic soil. If fragments of quartz and mica be found abundant in the materials of the soil, which is often the case, it may be denominated granitic soil ; and the same principles may be applied to other like instances. In general, the... "
Magazine of Botany and Gardening British and Foreign: Comprehending Figures ... - Page 171
by James Burnett - 1836
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Elements of Agricultural Chemistry: In a Course of Lectures for the Board of ...

Sir Humphry Davy, George Sinclair, John Russell Duke of Bedford - Agricultural chemistry - 1815 - 332 pages
...like instances. In general, the soils, the materials of which are the most various and heterogenous, are those called alluvial, or which have been formed from the depositions of rivers ; many of them are extremely fertile. I have examined some productive alluvial soils, which have been...
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The Repertory of Patent Inventions: And Other Discoveries and Improvements ...

Technology - 1816
...applied to other like instances. In general, the soils, the materials of which are the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which have been formed from the depositions of rivers ; many of them are extremely fertile. I have examined some productive alluvial soils, which have been...
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An Encyclopaedia of Gardening, Comprising the Theory and Practice of ...

John Claudius Loudon - Gardening - 1822 - 1469 pages
...materials of which are the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which liave been formed from the depositions of rivers ; and these...and in some cases the term saline may be added, as at the embouchure of rivers, where their alluvial remains are overflown by the sea." Oxydc of iron...
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An encyclopędia of agriculture

John Claudius Loudon - Technology & Engineering - 1825
...applied to other like instances. In general, the soils, the materials of which arc the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which...embouchure of rivers, where their alluvial remains arc overflown by the sea. '2069. In naming the species of soils, greater nicety is required to determine...
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An Encyclopędia of Agriculture: Comprising the Theory and Practice of the ...

John Claudius Loudon - Agriculture - 1826 - 1226 pages
...applied to other like instances. In general, the soils, the materials of which are the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which...where their alluvial remains are overflown by the sea. 2069. In naming the species of soils, greater nicety is required to determine distinctions than in...
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The American Farmer

John S. Skinner, Editor. - 1826
...applied to other like instances. In general, the spils, the materials of which arc the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which...and in some cases the term saline may be added, as at the embouchure of rivers where their alluvial remains are overflowed by the sea Oxide of iron is...
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Glasgow Mechanics' Magazine, and Annals of Philosophy, Volume 5

Mechanical engineering - 1826
...the constant operation of water. In general, the soils, the materials of which are the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which have been formed from the depositions of mm-, manj oķ (i\«a «e «v««.\ae^ fertile." Jbiį 177, 184, 185. suitable for the purpose are,...
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An Encyclopędia of Agriculture: Comprising the Theory and Practice of the ...

John Claudius Loudon - Agriculture - 1831 - 1282 pages
...materials of wliich are the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which have biien formed from the depositions of rivers ; and these deposits may be designated as silicious calcareous, or argillaceous; and in some cases the term saline may be added as a specific...
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Sylva Americana: Or, A Description of the Forest Trees Indigenous to the ...

Daniel Jay Browne - Nature - 1832 - 408 pages
...applied to other like instances. In general, the soils, the materials of which are the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which...specific distinction, applicable, for example, at the mouth of rivers, where their alluvial remains are overflown by the sea. The following table enumerates...
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An Encyclopędia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and Practice of ...

John Claudius Loudon - Gardening - 1835 - 1270 pages
...applied to other like instances. In general, the soils, the materials of which are the most various and heterogeneous, are those called alluvial, or which...specific distinction, applicable, for example, at the mouths of rivers, where their alluvial remains arc overflown by the sea. Booi II. QUALITIES OK SOILS....
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