subbasal

adjective
sub·​basal | \ "+ \

Definition of subbasal

1 : situated near or below a base or basal part a subbasal color band on an insect wing
2 [subbase + -al] : of, relating to, or constituting a subbase

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History and Etymology for subbasal

sub- + basal

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“Subbasal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subbasal. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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