Definition of palaeolimnology in English:

palaeolimnology

noun

  • The conditions and processes occurring in lakes in the geological past; the branch of science that deals with these.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in American Journal of Science. From palaeo- + limnology.

Pronunciation

palaeolimnology

/ˌpalɪəʊlɪmˈnɒlədʒi//ˌpeɪlɪəʊlɪmˈnɒlədʒi/