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holarctic


holarctic


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Holarctic  \Hol"arc*tic\,  a.  [Holo-  +  arctic.] 
  Of  or  pert.  to  the  arctic  regions  collectively;  specif. 
  (Zo["o]geography),  designating  a  realm  or  region  including 
  the  northern  parts  of  the  Old  and  the  New  World.  It  comprises 
  the  Palearctic  and  Nearctic  regions  or  subregions