Term of the Road Dictionary

laterite

  • Language : PIARC Road Dictionary / English
  • Theme : Roads Materials Soils and Aggregates
  • Definition : Formed as a residual product of the weathering of rocks in tropical climates, partially consolidated natural granular material, red or brown in colour, with high contents of iron oxides and aluminium hydroxide.

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