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Micronutrients

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Micronutrients are chemical elements required by plants in relatively small quantities OUP (2000). Table M7 provides context for this definition. The current article is an expanded version of Chesworth (1991), where the original references will be found.

Table M7 Terminology relating to nutrient and other elemental abundances. The first five terms reflect biochemical usage; the last three reflect geochemical usage. See Epstein and Bloom (2005); Holland and Turekian (2004)

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Hossner, L.R., Yatsu, E., Young, I.M., Warland, J., Stoops, G., Chesworth, W. (2008). Micronutrients. In: Chesworth, W. (eds) Encyclopedia of Soil Science. Encyclopedia of Earth Sciences Series. Springer, Dordrecht. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-3995-9_356

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