Synonyms
Etymology

1. paleontology

noun. ['ˌpeɪliːənˈtɑːlədʒi'] the earth science that studies fossil organisms and related remains.

Synonyms

  • earth science
  • palaeobiology
  • palaeontology
  • micropaleontology
  • paleobiology
  • vertebrate paleontology

Etymology

  • -logy (English)
  • onto- (English)
  • paleo- (English)
  • παλαιός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Vertebrate Paleontology

  • micropaleontology
  • dendrochronology
  • transtechnology
  • electrobiology
  • polytechnology
  • intertechnology
  • infotechnology
  • endocrinology
  • anesthesiology
  • microbiology
  • geomorphology
  • epistemology
  • epidemiology
  • biotechnology
  • bacteriology
  • astrogeology
  • toxicology
  • pharmacology
  • kinesiology
  • gerontology
  • criminology
  • cosmetology
  • chocolatology
  • anthropology
  • terminology
  • scientology
  • rheumatology
  • ornithology
  • ophthalmology
  • methodology

Example sentences of the word vertebrate-paleontology


1. Noun Phrase
The Tulane vertebrate paleontology collection includes marine vertebrates from the Tertiary period.

2. vertebrate

noun. ['ˈvɝːtəˌbreɪt'] animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton with a segmented spinal column and a large brain enclosed in a skull or cranium.

Synonyms

  • belly
  • mammal
  • reptilian
  • bird
  • subphylum Craniata
  • costa
  • digit
  • mammalian
  • Vertebrata
  • vertebrate foot
  • amniote
  • Amniota
  • chest
  • pedal extremity
  • chordate
  • pectus
  • subphylum Vertebrata
  • rib
  • Craniata
  • tail
  • craniate
  • aquatic vertebrate
  • foetus
  • amphibian
  • thorax
  • reptile
  • fetus
  • caudal appendage
  • dactyl
  • tetrapod

Antonyms

  • diapsid
  • anapsid
  • ratite
  • carinate
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