Nearctic

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adjective Ne·arc·tic \ˌnē-ˈärk-tik, -ˈär-tik\

Definition of Nearctic

  1. :  of, relating to, or being the biogeographic subregion that includes Greenland and North America north of tropical Mexico

1858

First Known Use of nearctic

1858

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