leaching fraction

Spanish translation: fracción de lixiviación

English term or phrase:leaching fraction
Spanish translation:fracción de lixiviación
Entered by: Maria S.

15:10 Jun 11, 2015
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Agriculture / irrigation
English term or phrase: leaching fraction
Hi! I would appreciate your help with this term.


Leaching fraction: the portion of irrigation water that infiltrates past the root zone
The leaching fraction (LF) is defined as the ratio of the quantity of water draining past the root zone to that infiltrated into the soil's surface.

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Maria S.
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fracción de lixiviación
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Muchísimas gracias!!!
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3 +6fracción de lixiviación
5Extracción de fracciones
jude dabo
4fracción/dosificación de goteo/drenado
Juan Arturo Blackmore Zerón



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fracción de lixiviación


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Muchísimas gracias!!!

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Extracción de fracciones

a viable option

jude dabo
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fracción/dosificación de goteo/drenado

Mi propuesta.

Juan Arturo Blackmore Zerón
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