Definition of palaeoenvironmental in English:

palaeoenvironmental

(US paleoenvironmental)

adjective

  • See palaeoenvironment

    • ‘Trace fossils provide important data on the paleoenvironmental distribution and behavior of extinct animals.’
    • ‘These factors combine to make lacustrine sediments amenable to very high-resolution paleoenvironmental and paleoecological reconstruction.’
    • ‘TRACE FOSSILS are important for revealing the diversity and paleoenvironmental distribution of arthropods in the fossil record.’
    • ‘Several species are represented, including new species Cobricosphaeridium hinojalensis, and their potential as paleoenvironmental indicators is evaluated.’
    • ‘However, there are paleoenvironmental and taphonomic differences between the two.’

Pronunciation

palaeoenvironmental

/ˌpalɪəʊɪnˌvʌɪrənˈmɛnt(ə)l//ˌpeɪlɪəʊɪnˌvʌɪrənˈmɛnt(ə)l/