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paleoanthropology

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noun pa·leo·an·thro·pol·o·gy \ˌpā-lē-ō-ˌan(t)-thrə-ˈpä-lə-jē, especially British ˌpa-\

Definition of paleoanthropology

  1. :  a branch of anthropology dealing with fossil hominids

pa·leo·an·thro·po·log·i·cal play \-pə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
pa·leo·an·thro·pol·o·gist play \-ˈpä-lə-jist\ noun


1916

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1916


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