paleogeology

paleogeology

[pey-lee-oh-jee-ol-uh-jee; especially British pal-ee-]
noun
the science of representing geologic conditions of some given time in past earth history.

Origin:
1930–35; paleo- + geology

paleogeologic [pey-lee-oh-jee-uh-loj-ik; especially British pal-ee-] , adjective
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