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Soil structure

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Soil structure is defined by the way individual particles of sand, silt, and clay are assembled. Single particles when assembled appear as larger particles. These are called aggregates. (FAO)

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Soil chemicophysical properties
Soil clay content

This term is used for the following terms: 
Tilth (soil)

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