paleobotany

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noun pa·leo·bot·a·ny \ˌpā-lē-ō-ˈbä-tə-nē, -ˈbät-nē\

Definition of paleobotany

  1. :  a branch of botany dealing with fossil plants

paleobotanical

play \ˌpā-lē-ō-bə-ˈta-ni-kəl\ or less commonly

paleobotanic

play \ˌpā-lē-ō-bə-ˈta-nik\ adjective

paleobotanically

play \ˌpā-lē-ō-bə-ˈta-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

paleobotanist

play \-ˈbä-tə-nist, -ˈbät-nist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of paleobotany

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1872


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