Definition of zooarchaeology in English:

zooarchaeology

noun

  • The study of the animal remains from archaeological sites.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Current Anthropology. Compare earlier zooarchaeologist, and German Zooarchäologie.

Pronunciation

zooarchaeology

/ˌzəʊɑːkɪˈɒlədʒi//ˌzuːɑːkɪˈɒlədʒi/