palaeoethnobotany

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palaeoethnobotany

(ˌpælɪəʊˌɛθnəʊˈbɒtənɪ)
n
(Palaeontology) the study of fossil seeds and grains to further archaeological knowledge, esp of the domestication of cereals
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