Definition of palustral in English:

palustral

adjective

Botany Ecology
  • = palustrine.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin palustris (also paluster) relating to a marsh, marshy, occurring in marshes (from palūs + -stris, suffix forming adjectives) + -al. Compare earlier palustrian [adjective], palustrine.

Pronunciation

palustral

/pəˈlʌstr(ə)l/