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palaeoecology (ˌpælɪəʊɪˈkɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the study of fossil animals and plants in order to deduce their ecology and the environmental conditions in which they lived
 
palaeoeco'logical
 
adj
 
palaeoe'cologist
 
n

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palaeoecology

noun
the branch of ecology that studies ancient ecology [syn: paleoecology
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Example sentences for palaeoecology
Palaeoecology and evolution of marine hard substrate communities.
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