paleozoology

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noun pa·leo·zo·ol·o·gy \ˌpā-lē-ō-zō-ˈä-lə-jē, -zə-ˈwä-\

Definition of paleozoology

  1. :  a branch of paleontology dealing with ancient and fossil animals

paleozoological

play \ˌpā-lē-ō-ˌzō-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective

paleozoologist

play \ˌpā-lē-ō-ˌzō-ə-ˈlä-jist\ noun

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