zonifugal zo·nif·u·gal (zō-nĭf’yə-gəl)
Passing out of or away from a region.
(especially in city planning) of or relating to the division of an area into , as to restrict the number and types of buildings and their uses: zoning laws. any continuous tract or area that differs in some respect, or is distinguished for some purpose, from adjoining tracts or areas, or within which certain distinctive […]
zonipetal zonipetal zo·nip·e·tal (zō-nĭp’ĭ-tl) adj. Passing into a region from without.
a body segment of a diplopod.
to become unconscious from alcohol or narcotic drugs; pass out. to fall soundly asleep or relax completely: I’ve got to go home and zonk out. to stupefy, as by alcohol or narcotic drugs. to sedate or anesthetize: If the pain gets too bad the doctors will zonk you. to strike or defeat soundly; knock out; […]
- Zonk out
verb (intransitive, adverb) (slang) to fall asleep, esp from physical exhaustion or the effects of alcohol or drugs v,v phr To lose consciousness, esp from alcohol or narcotics; fall asleep; become stuporous: He suddenly zonked and went rigid (1968+) To strike a stupefying blow; clobber: ”We’ve been zonked,” said Jim Robbins (1950+) [fr zonked]