Meaning of LOAM in English

LOAM

noun Etymology: Middle English lom, from Old English lām clay, mud; akin to Old English līm lime Date: 12th century 1. a mixture (as for plastering) composed chiefly of moistened clay, a coarse molding sand used in founding, soil , ~y adjective

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