adverb see palynology

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • palynologically — See palynological. * * * …   Universalium

  • palynologically — pal·y·no·log·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • palynologically — adverb see palynological …   Useful english dictionary

  • palynology — noun Etymology: Greek palynein to sprinkle, from palē fine meal Date: 1944 a branch of science dealing with pollen and spores • palynological also palynologic adjective • palynologically adverb • palynologist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • palynology — palynological /pal euh nl oj i keuhl/, adj. palynologically, adv. palynologist, n. /pal euh nol euh jee/, n. the study of live and fossil spores, pollen grains, and similar plant structures. [1940 45; < Gk palýn(ein) to sprinkle, scatter (akin to …   Universalium

  • palynology — /pæləˈnɒlədʒi/ (say paluh noluhjee) noun the systematic study of fossil pollen in peat deposits, the stratification of which provides information about past changes in the land flora. {20th century; from Greek palyn(ein) to scatter + o + logy}… …   Australian English dictionary

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