intrazonal

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

Definition of intrazonal 

: 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 (such as the parent material) rather than climate and vegetation — compare azonal, zonal

First Known Use of intrazonal

1927, in the meaning defined above

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