Lateritic Lat`er*it"ic, a. Consisting of, containing, or characterized by, laterite; as, lateritic formations. [1913 Webster]

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  • laterite — lateritic /lat euh rit ik/, adj. /lat euh ruyt /, n. Geol. 1. a reddish ferruginous soil formed in tropical regions by the decomposition of the underlying rocks. 2. a similar soil formed of materials deposited by water. 3. any soil produced by… …   Universalium

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