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- n. The study of ancient diseases.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The science of pathologic or abnormal conditions among extinct or fossil organisms.
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- n. the study of disease of former times (as inferred from fossil evidence)
paleo- + pathology (Wiktionary)