Definitions

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  • adj. Similar to humus.

Etymologies

humus +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Prefers moist, humusy soils, but tolerates a wide range of soil conditions.

    SWEETSPIRE 'HENRY'S GARNET'

  • The gardener merely rakes back the mulch and exposes a few inches of bare soil, scratches a furrow, and covers the seed with humusy topsoil.

    Organic Gardener's Composting

  • Given rich humusy soil, bloodroot will spread slowly to form large, much-cherished colonies over time.

    The Seattle Times

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