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paleogeography

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noun pa·leo·ge·og·ra·phy \ˌpā-lē-ō-jē-ˈä-grə-fē, especially British ˌpa-\

Definition of paleogeography

  1. :  the geography of ancient times or of a particular past geological epoch

paleogeographic play \-ˌjē-ə-ˈgra-fik\ or paleogeographical play \-fi-kəl\ adjective
paleogeographically play \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Origin of paleogeography

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1881


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