n. [Gr. eos, dawn; gaia, earth]Seldom used zoogeographic term; including Africa, South America and Australia; see Caenogaea.
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English words with uncommon properties — For the purposes of this article, any word which has appeared in a recognised general English dictionary published in the 20th century or later is considered a candidate. For interest, some archaic words, non standard words and proper names are… … Wikipedia
Cainogea — n. [Gr. kainos, recent; gaia, earth] A zoogeographical region including the Nearctic, Palearctic, and Oriental regions, as opposed to Eogaea; caenogaean adj … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology