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Descriptor English: Soil Moisture
Descriptor Spanish: Humedad del Suelo
Descriptor Portuguese: Umidade do Solo
Descriptor French: Humidité du Sol
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.517.342.314
Scope note: Content of water in the portion of the soil which is above the table including water vapour present in the soil pores. In some cases refers strictly to moisture within the root zone of plants (Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
DeCS ID: 34764
Unique ID: DDCS034764
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Soil Moisture - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060647
Scope note Content of water in the portion of the soil which is above the table including water vapour present in the soil pores. In some cases refers strictly to moisture within the root zone of plants (Material II - IDNDR, 1992)
Preferred term Soil Moisture



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