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Categories: Paleontology, Articles with short description, Evolutionary biology, Historical geology, Fossils
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paleontology  palaeontology  fossilology  paleontologist  Dinosaur palaeontology
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The earth science that studies fossil organisms and related remains WordNet 3.0
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The earth science that studies fossil organisms and related remains WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Paleontology, also spelled palaeontology or palæontology, is the scientific study of life that existed prior to, and sometimes including, the start of the Holocene Epoch. Wikipedia
Someone who studies or practices paleontology. OmegaWiki
The study of life in past geologic time, based on fossil plants and animals and including phylogeny, their relationship to existing plants, animals, and environments, and the chronology of the Earth's history. OmegaWiki
The study of fossils. Wiktionary
Study of the forms of life existing in prehistoric or geologic times, especially as represented by fossils. Wiktionary
Study of prehistoric forms of life. Wiktionary (translation)