azonal

adjective

azon·​al (ˌ)ā-ˈzō-nᵊl How to pronounce azonal (audio)
: of, relating to, or being a soil or a major group of soils lacking well-developed horizons often because of immaturity compare intrazonal, zonal

Word History

First Known Use

1901, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of azonal was in 1901

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“Azonal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/azonal. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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