from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having zones; belted, striped, or ringed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having or appearing to have multiple zones, such as of color or texture.
  • adj. Having different colors, textures, or other patterns form a pattern of rings, bands, or stripes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Divided by parallel planes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, marked with zones or concentric bands of color.
  • In zoology, having zones of color or texture; belted, girdled, or ringed; zoned.


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