Definition of Neogaea in English:

Neogaea

Syllabification: Ne·o·gae·a
Pronunciation: /ˌnēəˈjēə
 
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(also Neogea)
Zoology
A zoogeographical area comprising the Neotropical region.

Origin

modern Latin, from Greek neos 'new' + gaia 'earth'.

Derivatives

Neogaean

adjective
More example sentences
  • Three structural stages are distinguished in the present-day structure of the Neogaean cover: rift, plate, and orogenic.

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