allopatric

adjective
al·lo·pat·ric | \ˌa-lə-ˈpa-trik \

Definition of allopatric 

: occurring in different geographic areas or in isolation allopatric speciation — compare sympatric

Other Words from allopatric

allopatrically \-tri-k(ə-)lē \ adverb
allopatry \ə-ˈlä-pə-trē \ noun

First Known Use of allopatric

1942, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for allopatric

all- + Greek patra fatherland, from patēr father — more at father

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