Definition of Pangaea in English:

Pangaea

(also Pangea)

proper noun

  • A supercontinent comprising all the continental crust of the earth, postulated to have existed in late Paleozoic and Mesozoic times before it broke into Gondwana and Laurasia.

Origin

Early 20th century: from pan- all + Greek gaia earth.

Pronunciation:

Pangaea

/panˈjēə/