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- n. The part of the organic matter in soil that does not dissolve in dilute alkali
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A bitter, brownish yellow, amorphous substance, extracted from vegetable mold, and also produced by the action of acids on certain sugars and carbohydrates; -- called also humic acid, ulmin, gein, ulmic or geic acid, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A neutral indifferent substance said by Mulder to exist in black humus.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a black humic substance that is not soluble in water
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At one particular stage of the process it is converted into one or other of two substances, called humin and ulmin, both insoluble in alkalies, and apparently identical with the insoluble humus of the soil; but when the decomposition is more advanced the products become soluble in alkalies, and then contain humic, ulmic, and geic acids, and finally, by a still further progress, crenic and apocrenic acids are formed as the result of an oxidation occurring at certain periods of the decay.
Ai wuz bizittin mi neece todai, hu haz teh free weke owld babeh humin boi.
August 4, 2009 at 6:12 am humin must touch kitteh only wen kitteh wants to b touched
By teh math in dis lol, if kitteh is 10 pounds, then is tawkin to a 100 pound humin.
August 4, 2009 at 6:10 am but wware does de Humins stay? we humin has controll of teh gushie food u kno….
He wuz such gud natureded kitteh taht he jest dried himself awf and eben let the saim humin use a towul tu halp him.
August 16, 2009 at 12:02 pm sez teh humin who had tu tak tu kittehs tu months apaht tu teh emurgensee vetz…
September 3, 2009 at 10:55 am oh hi jajeh no my sparkle iz berry fuzy, but she neber gos fro humin fuds, dont no y but she always noms teh goggie fuds, and heppee burfday to all kittys xx
May 22, 2008 at 12:10 pm otai, splain teh humin parental unit taht tookz teh pixshur…
Biter kitteh is starved for attenshum from himz humin