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GeoWord of the Day
The GeoWord of the Day is a free service of the American Geosciences Institute. All of the terms and definitions are from the Glossary of Geology, 5th Edition Revised.
detachment [soil] Separation of transportable particles from a soil layer, usually by running water, raindrop impact, or wind. Cf: dispersion [soil].
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