Paleontography
Paleontography Pa`le*on*tog"ra*phy, n. [Paleo- + Gr. 'o`nta existing things + -graphy.] The description of fossil remains. [1913 Webster]

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  • paleontography — [pā΄lē än täg′rə fē] n. 〚 PALE + ONTO + GRAPHY〛 the formal description of fossils paleontographical [pā΄lē äntō graf′i kəl] adj. paleontographic * * * …   Universalium

  • paleontography — [pā΄lē än täg′rə fē] n. [ PALE + ONTO + GRAPHY] the formal description of fossils paleontographical [pā΄lē äntō graf′i kəl] adj. paleontographic …   English World dictionary

  • paleontography — pa·le·on·tog·ra·phy …   English syllables

  • paleontography — ˌpālēˌän.ˈtägrəfē, ˌpal , ēən.ˈ , fi noun ( es) Etymology: French paléontographie, from pale + Greek onta existing things + French graphie graphy : descriptive paleontology …   Useful english dictionary

  • pa|le|on|to|graph|i|cal — «PAY lee ON tuh GRAF uh kuhl, PAL ee », adjective. of or having to do with paleontography …   Useful english dictionary

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