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Saturated soils (Rbespms)

Definition
Soil that has its interstices, pores, or void spaces filled with water to the point at which runoff occurs. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Soil saturation
Broader Term
Soils by moisture content or potential (Rbespm)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Air dried soil (Rbespmb)
Mud (Rbespmm)
Sludge (Deposit) (Rbespmt)
Swelling soils (Rbespmv)
Unsaturated soils (Rbespmy)
Vertisols (Rbespmz)