Meaning of arenosol in English:

arenosol

Pronunciation /əˈriːnəsɒl/

noun

Soil Science
  • A soil of a type consisting mainly of sand, with little humus or clay, found typically in deserts and arid tropical regions.

    ‘Soils are predominantly sandy, yellowish-red in colour and slightly acidic (5
    • ‘Medium to fine grained Kalahari sands, with gleyic arenosols in inundation-prone floodplain grassland areas.’

Origin

1960s from Latin arena ‘sand’ + -sol.