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zonal

[ zohn-l ]
/ ˈzoʊn l /
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adjective
of or relating to a zone or zones.
of the nature of a zone.
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Also zon·ar·y [zoh-nuh-ree]. /ˈzoʊ nə ri/.

Origin of zonal

First recorded in 1865–70; zone + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM zonal

zon·al·ly, adverbin·ter·zon·al, adjectivenon·zon·al, adjectivenon·zon·al·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for zonal

zonal

less commonly zonary (ˈzəʊnərɪ)

/ (ˈzəʊnəl) /

adjective
of, relating to, or of the nature of a zone

Derived forms of zonal

zonally, adverb
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