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Related to sympatry: speciation, Sympatric speciation
1. Occupying the same or overlapping geographic areas. Used of organisms, especially populations of the same or closely related species.
2. Occurring among populations having such a distribution: sympatric speciation.
sym′pat·ry (sĭm′păt′rē, -pə-trē) n.