frictional soil


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frictional soil

n
(Geological Science) another term for cohesionless soil
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Sloan, "Stability of a plane strain circular tunnel in a cohesive frictional soil," in Proceedings of the J.
This indicates the convergence of the clayey soil from its status of cohesive soil to the more frictional soil which is a positive sign while classifying the soil qualitatively.
Yeung, "Cavity expansion in cohesive frictional soil," Geotechnique, vol.