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boreal

adjective bo·re·al \ˈbr-ē-əl\

Definition of BOREAL

1
:  of, relating to, or located in northern regions <boreal waters>
2
:  of, relating to, or comprising the northern biotic area characterized especially by dominance of coniferous forests
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Origin of BOREAL

Middle English boriall, from Late Latin borealis, from Latin boreas north wind, north, from Greek, from Boreas
First Known Use: 15th century

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