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Holarctic

[ho-lahrk-tik, -ahr-tik, hoh-] /hɒˈlɑrk tɪk, -ˈɑr tɪk, hoʊ-/
adjective, Zoogeography
1.
belonging or pertaining to a geographical division comprising the Nearctic and Palearctic regions.
Origin of Holarctic
1883
1883; hol(o)- + arctic
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Holarctic

/həʊˈlɑːktɪk/
adjective
1.
of or denoting a zoogeographical region consisting of the Palaearctic and Nearctic regions
Word Origin
C19: from holo- + arctic
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