paleoclimatology

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pa·le·o·cli·ma·tol·o·gy

 (pā′lē-ō-klī′mə-tŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of climatic conditions, and their causes and effects, in the geologic past, using evidence found in glacial deposits, fossils, and sediments.

pa′le·o·cli′ma·tol′o·gist n.

paleoclimatology

(ˌpælɪəʊˌklaɪməˈtɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Geological Science) a variant spelling of palaeoclimatology

pa•le•o•cli•ma•tol•o•gy

(ˌpeɪ li oʊˌklaɪ məˈtɒl ə dʒi; esp. Brit. ˌpæl i-)

n.
the study of paleoclimates.
[1915–20]
pa`le•o•cli`ma•tol′o•gist, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.paleoclimatology - the study of the climate of past ages
archaeology, archeology - the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures
Translations
paléoclimatologie