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palaeo-

1.
Chiefly British. variant of paleo-.
Also, before some vowels, palae-.
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palaeo-

combining form
1.
old, ancient, or prehistoric: palaeography
Word Origin
from Greek palaios old
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Word Origin and History for palaeo

palaeo-

see paleo-.

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