Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 08/02/20 Megafauna

Megafauna (noun)
megafauna [ meg-uh-faw-nuh ]


noun Ecology.
1. land animals of a given area that can be seen with the unaided eye.

Origin: mega- + fauna

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB FOR MEGAFAUNA
Within a few thousand years of human arrival on Australia, all the continent's megafauna were hunted to extinction.
HERE ON EARTH, THE FORGOTTEN FOUNDING FATHER, AND OTHER REVIEWS|THE DAILY BEAST|APRIL 30, 2011|DAILY BEAST

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