Gondwana

geographical name Gond·wa·na \ gän-ˈdwä-nə \
variants: or chiefly formerly Gondwanaland play \-ˈdwä-nə-ˌland\

Definition of Gondwana

ancient supercontinent that included the currently separate landmasses of South America, Africa, Arabia, Madagascar, India, Australia, and Antarctica — compare laurasia

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