cohesionless soil


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cohesionless soil

A soil which when unconfined has no significant cohesion when submerged, and no significant strength when air-dried.
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The influences of end restraint on the compression strength of a cohesionless soil.
Stress-History-based Model for Cohesionless Soils," Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol.