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intrazonal

Line breaks: intra|zonal
Pronunciation: /ɪntrəˈzəʊn(ə)l
 
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Definition of intrazonal in English:

adjective

Soil Science
(Of a soil) having a well-developed structure different from that expected for its climatic and vegetational zone owing to the overriding influence of relief, parent material, or some other local factor.
Example sentences
  • The division into zonal, intrazonal, and azonal soils was the basis for the soil classification used in the USA until 1960.

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