paleoclimatology

noun
pa·​leo·​cli·​ma·​tol·​o·​gy | \ ˌpā-lē-ō-ˌklī-mə-ˈtä-lə-jē How to pronounce paleoclimatology (audio) , especially British ˌpa-\

Definition of paleoclimatology

: a science dealing with the climate of past ages

Other Words from paleoclimatology

paleoclimatologist \ ˌpā-​lē-​ō-​ˌklī-​mə-​ˈtä-​lə-​jist How to pronounce paleoclimatologist (audio) , especially British  ˌpa-​ \ noun

First Known Use of paleoclimatology

circa 1909, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of paleoclimatology was circa 1909

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