Definitions for paleontologist
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word paleontologist
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
pa•le•on•tol•o•gyˌpeɪ li ənˈtɒl ə dʒi; esp. Brit. ˌpæl i-(n.)
the science of the forms of life existing in former geologic periods, as represented by their fossils.
Origin of paleontology:
paleontologist, palaeontologist, fossilist(noun)
a specialist in paleontology
one who studies paleontology
one versed in paleontology
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