rainfall penetration

rainfall penetration

[′rān‚fȯl ‚pen·ə‚trā·shən]
(hydrology)
The depth below the soil surface to which water from a given rainfall has been able to infiltrate.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Current mats impede rainfall penetration and earthworm activity, and are not biodegradable, contributing to plastic pollution.