[pey-lee-oh-bot-n-ee or, esp. British, pal-ee-]
- the branch of paleontology dealing with fossil plants.
Origin of paleobotany
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The fourth and last year of the series was spent on paleobotany.
- The branch of paleontology that deals with plant fossils and ancient vegetation.
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