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Neogaea Syllabification: Ne·o·gae·a
Pronunciation: /ˌnēəˈjēə/
(also Neogea) Zoology

Definition of Neogaea in English:

A zoogeographical area comprising the Neotropical region.


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


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

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