Definition of Arctogaea in English:

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Arctogaea

Pronunciation: /ˌɑːktəˈdʒiːə/
(US Arctogea) Zoology
A major zoogeographical area comprising the Palaearctic, Nearctic, Ethiopian, and Oriental regions.

Origin

Modern Latin, from Greek arktos 'northern' + gaia 'earth'.

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