Meaning of -ALIA in English

-ALIA

ˈālēə, -lyə noun combining form

Etymology: New Latin, from Greek halia assembly & Greek hal-, hals sea; Greek halia akin to Greek eilein to compress, Old Slavic velikŭ great, and perhaps to Latin vulgus common people; Greek hals sea akin to Greek hals salt — more at vulgar , salt

: realm of marine animal life — in names of biogeographic realms

Arct alia

Bass alia

• -a·li·an |ālēən, -lyən adjective combining form

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