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plant available water
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
The portion of water in a soil that can be absorbed by plant roots, that is, water held at a tension of less than 1500 kPa in the soil.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/14083.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/14083
Used For
soil water availability
Broader Term
soil water
Related Term
available water capacity
field capacity
soil water content
soil water regimes
wilting point
Spanish
agua disponible para la vegetación
Term Number
14083