paleopedology


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paleopedology

[¦pāl·ē·ō·pə′däl·ə·jē]
(geology)
The study of soils of past geologic ages, including determination of their ages.
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Catt, J.A.: 1990, Paleopedology manual, Quaternary International, Vol.
Bush of the Florida Institute of Technology to review all the available data on the paleoecology, paleopedology, geomorphology, and paleoclimatology of Amazonia.