Definitions for palearcticˌpeɪ liˈɑrk tɪk, -ˈɑr tɪk; esp. Brit. ˌpæl i-

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  1. Palearctic(ProperNoun)

    One of the major ecozones of the world, covering Europe, the old USSR territories, part of North Africa, and North Asia including the Himalaya foothills.

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  1. Palearctic(adj)

    belonging to a region of the earth's surface which includes all Europe to the Azores, Iceland, and all temperate Asia

  2. Origin: [Paleo- + arctic.]

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