Definition of palaeoethnobotany in English:

palaeoethnobotany

(US paleoethnobotany)

noun

mass noun
  • The branch of ethnobotany that deals archaeologically with the remains of plants cultivated or used by human beings.

    • ‘Areas of particular interest include: crop evolution, domestication, crop-weed relationships, related wild species, history of cultivated plants including palaeoethnobotany.’
    • ‘Palaeoethnobotany, as a field of inquiry, draws upon several types of archaeobotanical analyses.’

Pronunciation

palaeoethnobotany

/ˌpeɪlɪəʊˌɛθnəʊˈbɒtəni//ˌpalɪəʊˌɛθnəʊˈbɒtəni/