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intrazonal

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adjective in·tra·zon·al \ˌin-trə-ˈzō-nəl, -(ˌ)trä-\

Definition of intrazonal

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a soil or a major soil group marked by relatively well-developed characteristics that are determined primarily by essentially local factors (as the parent material) rather than climate and vegetation — compare azonal, zonal



1927

First Known Use of intrazonal

1927


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