Wednesday Word of the Week: Zealandia

Zealandia (zee-LAND-ee-uh) [Physical Geography] Noun. Zealandia is a long, narrow microcontinent that is mostly submerged in the South Pacific Ocean. It is about half the size of Australia, but only 7 percent of it is above sea level. Most of that land makes up the two islands of the country of New Zealand. A microcontinent is a landmass that has broken off from a main … Continue reading Wednesday Word of the Week: Zealandia