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paleoecology

[pey-lee-oh-i-kol-uh-jee or, esp. British, pal-ee-o-] /ˌpeɪ li oʊ ɪˈkɒl ə dʒi or, esp. British, ˌpæl i ɒ-/
noun
1.
the branch of ecology dealing with the relations and interactions between ancient life forms and their environment.
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paleoecological [pey-lee-oh-ek-uh loj-i-kuh l, -ee-kuh- or, esp. British, pal-ee-o-] /ˌpeɪ li oʊˌɛkˈəlɒdʒ ɪ kəl, -ˌi kə- or, esp. British, ˌpæl i ɒ-/ (Show IPA), adjective
paleoecologist, noun
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pale-oecology in Medicine

paleoecology pa·le·o·e·col·o·gy (pā'lē-ō-ĭ-kŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The branch of ecology that deals with the interaction between ancient organisms and their environment.

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pale-oecology in Science
paleoecology
  (pā'lē-ō-ĭ-kŏl'ə-jē)   
The branch of ecology that deals with the interaction between ancient organisms and their environment.
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