paleopedology


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paleopedology

[¦pāl·ē·ō·pə′däl·ə·jē]
(geology)
The study of soils of past geologic ages, including determination of their ages.
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Degree of soil weathering as determined by abrasion pH applications in soils study and in paleopedology. Pedologie.
Catt, J.A.: 1990, Paleopedology manual, Quaternary International, Vol.
Bush of the Florida Institute of Technology to review all the available data on the paleoecology, paleopedology, geomorphology, and paleoclimatology of Amazonia.
An introduction to paleopedology, 2nd de Blackwell, USA, 391 pp.