- jordart — soil type (English)
- 1) Refers to the relative proportions of the various size groups (sand, silt and clay) of the individual soil grains in a mass of soil.
2) Classification of soil by the proportion and graduations of the three size groups of soil grains, i.e., sand, silt and clay, present in the soil.
- A phase or subdivision of a soil series based primarily on texture of the surface soil to a depth at least equal to plow depth (about 15 cm).
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