paleoecology

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noun pa·leo·ecol·o·gy \-i-ˈkä-lə-jē, -e-ˈkä-\

Definition of paleoecology

  1. :  a branch of ecology that is concerned with the characteristics of ancient environments and with their relationships to ancient plants and animals

paleoecological

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paleoecologic

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paleoecologist

play \-i-ˈkä-lə-jist, -e-ˈkä-\ noun

1898

First Known Use of paleoecology

1898


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