micropalaeontology

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micropalaeontology

(ˌmaɪkrəʊˌpælɪɒnˈtɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Palaeontology) the branch of palaeontology concerned with the study of microscopic fossils
micropalaeontological, ˌmicroˌpalaeontoˈlogic adj
ˌmicroˌpalaeonˈtologist n
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Guest worked as a micropalaeontologist in the UK and on North Sea oil rigs before moving to Dubai as a well-site geologist or oil engineer in 2007.
Dr Rae Jones, a leading micropalaeontologist, has established a new business called The Paly Parlour at the Britannia Centre for Enterprise.