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pedology

(pē-dŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of the physical and mental development and characteristics of children.

pe′do·log′ic (-də-lŏj′ĭk), pe′do·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
pe′do·log′i·cal·ly adv.
pe·dol′o·gist n.
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Therefore, it can be concluded that the introduction of entropy concepts to pedology, although theoretically possible, is not relevant for the understanding of soil development (Price 2006) and hence for soil chronosequence studies.
At the first period we added 25 cm or 250 lit water to each of plots and then chosen a plot of replications and sampled from it by pedology Ogher of the 25 cm depth after going the water out gravitationally.
Jenny H (1941) 'Factors of soil formation, a system of quantitative pedology.
Its 15 chapters review the contributions of pedology, quaternary palynology, biological anthropology, ethnography, ethnoarchaeology, palaeontology, archaeobotany and zoology, archaeometallurgy and chemistry.
Robert Darmody, professor of pedology, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois.
Pal DK, Wani SP, Sahrawat KL (2012a) Vertisols of tropical Indian environments: Pedology and edaphology.
Biggs AJW, Grundy MJ (2010) The need for better links between pedology and soil carbon research in Australia.
There were 10 technical sessions with the following themes: soil quality, greenhouse gases, land application of wastes, nutrients and water quality, microbial community, nitrification inhibitors, pedology, sustainable land use, soil carbon, and nutrient management & modelling.
Nearer the shore, stone artefacts, including a large notched Eocene fossiliferous chert flake suggestive of Late Pleistocene to Early Holocene age, are embedded in the hardpan unit, that in all respects resembles those developed as the B horizons in iron-humic podzols characterizing the pedology of poorly drained parts of the south coastal plain (Churchward et al.
Geology, pedology, palaeontology of micro-vertebrates became the safe haven for all those who supposedly studied past human societies.