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palaeontography

/ (ˌpælɪɒnˈtɒɡrəfɪ) /
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noun
the branch of palaeontology concerned with the description of fossils
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Derived forms of palaeontography

palaeontographic (ˌpælɪˌɒntəˈɡræfɪk) or palaeontographical, adjective

Word Origin for palaeontography

C19: from palaeo- + onto- + -graphy
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