Neogaean

adjective
Neo·​gae·​an
variants: or Neogean \ ¦nēə¦jēən \

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History and Etymology for Neogaean

New Latin Neogaea, Neogea, biogeographic region that is coextensive with the neotropical biogeographic region and is regarded as one of three primary biogeographic realms (from ne- + -gaea) + English -an

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“Neogaean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Neogaean. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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