adjective see loess

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • loessial — See loess. * * * …   Universalium

  • loessial — loess·i·al …   English syllables

  • loessial — …   Useful english dictionary

  • loess — loessial, loessal, adj. /loh es, les, lus/, n. a loamy deposit formed by wind, usually yellowish and calcareous, common in the Mississippi Valley and in Europe and Asia. [1825 35; < G Löss < Swiss G lösch loose, slack (sch taken as a dial.… …   Universalium

  • loessic — loessial /lō esˈi əl/ or loessic / esˈik/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑loess …   Useful english dictionary

  • Temerin — Темерин Temerin   Municipality and Town   Town center of Temerin …   Wikipedia

  • Kentucky — Kentuckian, adj., n. /keuhn tuk ee/, n. 1. a state in the E central United States. 3,661,433; 40,395 sq. mi. (104,625 sq. km). Cap.: Frankfort. Abbr.: KY (for use with zip code), Ken., Ky. 2. a river flowing NW from E Kentucky to the Ohio River.… …   Universalium

  • lo|ess|i|al — «loh EHS ee uhl», adjective. of or having to do with loess: »loessial soil, loessial plains …   Useful english dictionary

  • loess — noun Etymology: German Löss Date: 1833 an unstratified usually buff to yellowish brown loamy deposit found in North America, Europe, and Asia and believed to be chiefly deposited by the wind • loessial adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Limburg (Netherlands) — Limburg   Province   Flag …   Wikipedia

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