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liming materials
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
Agrochemicals containing calcium and/or magnesium compounds capable of neutralizing soil acidity.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5566.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5566
Used For
lime (minerals)
lime material
lime materials
Broader Term
agrochemicals
Related Term
calcium carbonate
calcium fertilizers
calcium hydroxide
calcium oxide
limestone
liming
magnesium carbonate
magnesium fertilizers
magnesium oxide
slags
soil amendments
soil pH
Spanish
enmiendas calizas
Term Number
5566