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The study of the geographic distribution of organisms.
bi′o·ge′o·graph′ic (-jē′ə-grăf′ĭk), bi′o·ge′o·graph′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
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biogeographyThe study of the distribution of different species of organisms in differing geographic regions (ecosystems) and the factors that influenced that distribution.
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