Beringia

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geographical name Be·rin·gia \bə-ˈrin-jē-ə\
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Bering Land Bridge

\ˈbir-iŋ, ˈber-\play

Definition of Beringia

  1. large, currently submerged region between present-day North America (Alaska) and Asia (Siberia) that has been partly or wholly above sea level at multiple times in the past when sea levels were lower


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