Meaning of intrazonal in English:


Pronunciation /ɪntrəˈzəʊn(ə)l/


Soil Science
  • (of a soil) having a well-developed structure different from that expected for its climatic and vegetational zone owing to the overriding influence of relief, parent material, or some other local factor.

    • ‘The division into zonal, intrazonal, and azonal soils was the basis for the soil classification used in the USA until 1960.’