ab·​cha·​la·​zal | \ ¦abkə¦lāzəl \

Definition of abchalazal

: located or facing away from the chalaza of a seed — compare chalazal

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First Known Use of abchalazal

1946, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for abchalazal

ab- entry 1 + chalazal

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“Abchalazal.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 19 January 2020.

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