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Groundwater gets collected in which of the following horizons?


A
A-horizon
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B
B-horizon
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C
C-horizon
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D
Both (A) and (B)
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Solution

The correct option is C C-horizon
Below the A and B horizons is the C horizon, a zone of little or no humus accumulation or soil structure development. The C horizon often is composed of unconsolidated parent material from which the A and B horizons have formed. C-horizon consists of small pieces of rocks broken down due to weathering. The groundwater gets collected in the C-horizon.

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