tergal

[ tur-guh l ]
/ ˈtɜr gəl /
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adjective

of or relating to the tergum.

Nearby words

  1. teresina,
  2. terete,
  3. tereus,
  4. terf,
  5. terfel,
  6. tergite,
  7. tergiversate,
  8. tergiversation,
  9. tergum,
  10. terhune

Origin of tergal

First recorded in 1855–60; terg(um) + -al1

Related formsin·ter·ter·gal, adjective

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