What is a non cohesive soil?


loose, sandy material which does not bond together very well.
Q&A Related to "What is a non cohesive soil?"
The types of soil that have cohesive properties have a high clay content. These soils usually have fine grains, do not crumble and are plastic when moist. Cohesive soils are difficult
( kō′hē·siv ′söil ) (geology) A sticky soil, such as clay or silt; its shear strength equals about half its unconfined compressive strength.
cohesion. noun. 1. the act or state of cohering, uniting, or sticking together. 2. Physics . the molecular force between particles within a body or substance that acts to unite them
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