gondwanaland gondwanaland  /ˌɡɑnd ˈwɑ nɑ ˌlænd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a hypothetical continent that (according to plate tectonic theory) broke up later into India and Australia and Africa and South America and Antarctica

Quotes

  1. In a message ahead of the event, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said, "India's links with Africa go back to pre-historic times when we were physically joined together as part of Gondwanaland. Today the Indian Ocean binds us."
    on Apr 5, 2008 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Hindu

  2. "We are confident the ATCM will approve our proposal for setting up of a research station at Larsemann Hills. Larsemann Hills is one of the existing key areas in the India-Antarctica link after the break-up of the Gondwanaland continent. Lambert and...
    on Apr 30, 2007 By: Kapil Sibal Source: Financial Express

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