Pronunciation: (vûr'tu-sôl", -sol"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/vertisol.html on line 73 [key]
a clay-rich soil in which deep cracks form during the dry season. Cf. black land.
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