/ (ˌpælɪəʊzuːˈɒlədʒɪ) /
the study of fossil animalsAlso called: palaeontology
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Derived forms of palaeozoologypalaeozoological (ˌpælɪəʊˌzʊəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectivepalaeozoologist, noun
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But he adds: "It cannot be said that palaeozoology (the science of fossil animals) has yet arrived at this desirable standpoint."Illogical Geology|George McCready Price