Antarctogaean

adjective Ant·arc·to·gae·an \(ˈ)ant‧¦ärktə¦jēən also -n‧¦tär-\
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Antarctogean

\(ˈ)ant‧¦ärktə¦jēən also -n‧¦tär-\

Definition of Antarctogaean

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a biogeographic realm that comprises New Zealand and the Antarctic continent and islands — compare notogaean

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Origin and Etymology of antarctogaean

New Latin Antarctogaea, Antarctogea, a biogeographic realm (from Latin antarcticus + New Latin -o- + -gaea, -gea) + English -an


First Known Use: 1904


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