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disjunct

  1. having body regions separated by a deep constriction.
  2. relating to a form of geographical distribution where potentially interbreeding populations are separated.
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From the Pacific Basin, deciduous forests spread across central Mexico and disjunctly in the Sanlucan province of Baja California (Peinado et al.
Different dry plant formations occur disjunctly from Argentina and Chile in South America to Mexico in North America.
The so-called geometrics of the bee-hive, or of the flies' eyes, are (upon closer inspection) mere approximates of such as the Human Mind imagines--and then "reads into" the microcosms of Nature--as are the idealized circles of suns, the rectangles of rock formation, or those fractured symmetries of the Crystalline so prized by humans, all approximations of The Geometrical Mind (including Towns and Farms) which when presented to human sensibility are prized simply because the imaging of them (through the viscous meaty orbs of human receptivity) is more easily absorbed as corollary of a mental ideal than, say, the ordinarily overwhelming multiplicity of most of Nature's irregularly globular and disjunctly fretted entanglementof-curves impinging (via radiant waves) upon the senses.