Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The branch of paleontology that deals with plant fossils and ancient vegetation.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun That department of paleontology which treats of fossil plants, as distinguished from paleozoölogy, or the study of fossil animals; the science or study of fossil plants; geologic botany. Also paleophytology. Compare paleozoölogy.

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

  • noun That branch of paleontology which treats of fossil plants.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The branch of paleontology that deals with the study of plant fossils.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the study of fossil plants

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