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[mass noun] The branch of ethnobotany that deals archaeologically with the remains of plants cultivated or used by human beings.
- ‘Palaeoethnobotany, as a field of inquiry, draws upon several types of archaeobotanical analyses.’
- ‘Areas of particular interest include: crop evolution, domestication, crop-weed relationships, related wild species, history of cultivated plants including palaeoethnobotany.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.