Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun For words so beginning, not found below, see palæo-.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • A combining form meaning old, ancient.

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  • prefix very old; prehistoric
  • prefix very early; primitive
  • prefix related to paleontology

Etymologies

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From Ancient Greek παλαιός (palaios, "old").

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