• Definition for "paletiology"
    • That technology, or mode of conjecture or examination,…
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paletiology definition

  • noun:
    • That technology, or mode of conjecture or examination, which explains past problems by the law of causation, by reasoning from present conditions, or which endeavors to ascend to a past condition of things by the aid of proof of the present.
    • the explanation of past events regarding systematic reasons (as geological reasons)
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