adjective Date: 1867 1. of, relating to, affecting, or having the form of a zone <
a zonal boundary
2. of, relating to, or being a soil or a major soil group marked by well-developed characteristics that are determined primarily by the action of climate and organisms (as vegetation) — compare azonal, intrazonalzonally adverb

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  • zonal — adj. 2 g. 1. Relativo a zona. 2. Relativo às diferentes zonas do planeta. 3.  [História natural] Que tem faixas transversais coloridas.   ‣ Etimologia: zona + al …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

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  • zonal — [zō′nəl] adj. 1. of or having to do with a zone or zones 2. formed or divided in zones; zoned 3. designating a kind of soil having a permanent type of profile, determined largely by the influence of the prevailing climate and vegetation zonally… …   English World dictionary

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