Meaning of regosol in English:

regosol

(also rhegosol)

Pronunciation /ˈrɛɡəsɒl/

noun

Soil Science
  • One of a group of azonal soils having no distinct horizons, formed from and overlying deep, unconsolidated deposits such as sand or loess.

Origin

1940s. From ancient Greek ῥῆγος rug, blanket + -sol.