a dark, rich soil containing limestone or chalk, above a softer, pale, calcareous layer, developed in grassland areas of high to moderate humidity.
a dark interzonal type of soil found in grassy or formerly grassy areas of moderate rainfall, esp on chalklands
noun 1. lending library.
noun See rent boy rent-boy
noun 1. government control over the amount of rent charged, as for housing. rent control noun 1. regulation by law of the rent a landlord can charge for domestic accommodation and of his right to evict tenants
noun, plural rentes [rahnt] /rɑ̃t/ (Show IPA). French. 1. revenue or income, or the instrument evidencing a right to such periodic receipts. 2. rentes, Also called rentes sur l’état [rahnt syr ley-ta] /rɑ̃t sür leɪˈta/ (Show IPA). perpetual bonds issued by the French government. noun 1. annual income from capital investment; annuity 2. government securities […]