palaeobotany

/ (ˌpælɪəʊˈbɒtənɪ) /

noun

the study of fossil plants

Nearby words

  1. palaeanthropic,
  2. palaearctic,
  3. palaeethnology,
  4. palaeo-,
  5. palaeoanthropology,
  6. palaeocene,
  7. palaeoclimatology,
  8. palaeocurrent,
  9. palaeoecology,
  10. palaeoethnobotany

Derived Formspalaeobotanical (ˌpælɪəʊbəˈtænɪkəl) or palaeobotanic, adjectivepalaeobotanist, noun

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