bioturbatie

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably borrowed. Equivalent to bio- +‎ turbatie. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbi.oː.tʏrˌbaː.(t)si/
  • Hyphenation: bio‧tur‧ba‧tie

NounEdit

bioturbatie f (plural bioturbaties)

  1. (archaeology) bioturbation, disturbance or contamination of a site by non-human organisms
  2. (geology) bioturbation, mixing of soil or sediment by living organisms