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  • micropaleontological — See micropaleontologic. * * * …   Universalium

  • micropaleontological — mi·cro·paleontological …   English syllables

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  • micropaleontology — micropaleontological /muy kroh pay lee on tl oj i keuhl, pal ee /, micropaleontologic, adj. micropaleontologist, n. /muy kroh pay lee euhn tol euh jee, pal ee /, n. the branch of paleontology dealing with the study of microscopic fossils. [1880… …   Universalium

  • Micropaleontology — Fusulinid (Triticites) from the Plattsmouth Chert, Red Oak, Iowa (Permian). Micropaleontology (also sometimes spelled as micropalaeontology) is the branch of paleontology that studies microfossils. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • micropaleontology — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1883 the study of microscopic fossils • micropaleontological also micropaleontologic adjective • micropaleontologist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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