Definition of Pelagial
1. pelage [adj] - See also: pelage
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pelagial
Literary usage of Pelagial
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Science of Life: An Outline of the History of Biology and Its Recent by John Arthur Thomson (1899)
"Zoo-geographical Regions—Phyto-geographical Regions—Factors in Distribution — The Great Faunas and Floras: Littoral, pelagial, Abyssal, Fluvial, ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1896)
"The pelagial must be very old, certainly as old as the litoral and continental. It was quite continuous in former times. With the climatic differentiation ..."
3. Novels, Poems and Letters of Charles Kingsley by Charles Kingsley (1899)
"pelagial Will you insult me? Do you suppose, even if her own pity should so far tempt her to degrade herself, that I could allow her so to contaminate her ..."