Definition of B-horizon
1. Noun. Immediately below the A-horizon; contains deposits of organic matter leached from surface soils.
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Literary usage of B-horizon
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Biodiversity and the Management of the Madrean Archipelago: The Sky Islands edited by Leonard F. DeBano (1999)
"Examination of the soil reveals some structural development of the B horizon (cambie B horizon). Larrea tridentata is clearly dominant here, ..."