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paleobiology

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noun pa·leo·bi·ol·o·gy \-bī-ˈä-lə-jē\

Definition of paleobiology

  1. :  a branch of paleontology concerned with the biology of fossil organisms

paleobiological

play \-bī-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ also

paleobiologic

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paleobiologist

play \-bī-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun


1893

First Known Use of paleobiology

1893


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