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tergal

[ tur-guhl ]
/ ˈtɜr gəl /
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adjective
of or relating to the tergum.
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Origin of tergal

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

OTHER WORDS FROM tergal

in·ter·ter·gal, adjective
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