Definitions for loamy
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a rich, friable soil containing a relatively equal mixture of sand and silt and a somewhat smaller proportion of clay.
Category: Agriculture, Geology
a mixture of clay, sand, straw, etc., used in making molds for founding and in plastering walls, stopping holes, etc.
Category: Building Trades, Metallurgy
earth or soil.
Obs. clay or clayey earth.
(v.t.)to cover or stop with loam.
Origin of loam:
bef. 900; lome, earlier lam(e), OE lām, c. MD leem
consisting of or having the character of loam
"richy loamy soil"
Consisting of loam; partaking of the nature of loam; resembling loam.
consisting of loam; partaking of the nature of loam; resembling loam
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