Definitions for palaeontology

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  1. paleontology, palaeontology, fossilology(noun)

    the earth science that studies fossil organisms and related remains


  1. Palaeontology

    Palaeontology is one of the two scientific journals of the Palaeontological Association. It was established in 1957 and is published on behalf of the Association by Wiley-Blackwell. The editor-in-chief is S. Stouge. Palaeontology publishes articles on a range of palaeontological topics, including taphonomy, systematics, and biostratigraphy. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2011 impact factor of 1.570, ranking it 14th out of 49 journals in the category "Paleontology".


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