faunistic

adjective
fau·​nis·​tic | \ fȯ-ˈni-stik How to pronounce faunistic (audio) , fä-\

Definition of faunistic

: of or relating to zoogeography : faunal

Other Words from faunistic

faunistically \ fȯ-​ˈni-​sti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce faunistically (audio) , fä-​ \ adverb

First Known Use of faunistic

1881, in the meaning defined above

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