Definition of SOIL

noun : SOIL

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) the part of the earth's surface consisting of humus and disintegrated rock ;

  • 3. (

    ) material in the top layer of the surface of the earth in which plants can grow (especially with reference to its quality or use); "the land had never been plowed"; "good agricultural soil" ;

  • 4. (

    ) the geographical area under the jurisdiction of a sovereign state; "American troops were stationed on Japanese soil" ;

verb : SOIL

Source: WordNet 3.1


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