humus definition

  • noun:
    • A brown or black colored organic substance composed of partially or completely decayed vegetable or animal matter that delivers vitamins for flowers and advances the capability of earth to retain water.
    • Variant of hummus.
    • a sizable band of natural organic substances, found in the earth, created from the chemical and biological decomposition of plant and animal residues and through the synthetic activity of microorganisms
    • An alternative spelling of hummus.
    • That part of the soil formed because of the decomposition of animal or veggie matter. It really is an invaluable constituent of grounds.
    • Vegetable mold.
    • partly decomposed natural matter; the organic element of earth
    • a thick scatter made of mashed chickpeas, tahini, lemon liquid and garlic; utilized specially as a dip for pita; originated in the Middle East

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