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zoogeography

[zoh-uh-jee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌzoʊ ə dʒiˈɒg rə fi/
noun
1.
the science dealing with the geographical distribution of animals.
2.
the study of the causes, effects, and other relations involved in such distributions.
Origin of zoogeography
1865-1870
1865-70; zoo- + geography
Related forms
zoogeographer, noun
zoogeographic
[zoh-uh-jee-uh-graf-ik] /ˌzoʊ əˌdʒi əˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
zoogeographical, adjective
zoogeographically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for zoogeographic

zoogeography

/ˌzəʊədʒɪˈɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of zoology concerned with the geographical distribution of animals
Derived Forms
zoogeographer, noun
zoogeographic (ˌzəʊəˌdʒɪəˈɡræfɪk), zoogeographical, adjective
zoogeographically, adverb
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zoogeography
  (zō'ə-jē-ŏg'rə-fē)   
The scientific study of the geographic distribution of animals. See more at biogeography.
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