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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paleoanthropology

Paleoanthropology or paleo-anthropology is a branch of archaeology with a human focus, which seeks to understand the early development of anatomically modern humans, a process known as hominization, through the reconstruction of evolutionary kinship lines within the family Hominidae, working from biological ...

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Paleoanthropologist definition, the study of the origins and predecessors of the present human species, using fossils and other remains. See more.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paleoanthropology

Define paleoanthropology: a branch of anthropology dealing with fossil hominids.

www.britannica.com/science/paleoanthropology

paleoanthropology: Interdisciplinary branch of anthropology concerned with the origins and development of early humans. Fossils are assessed by the techniques of physical anthropology, comparative...

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Define paleoanthropologist. paleoanthropologist synonyms, paleoanthropologist pronunciation, paleoanthropologist translation, English dictionary definition of paleoanthropologist. n the branch of anthropology concerned with primitive man ˌpalaeoˌanthroˈpologist n Noun 1. palaeoanthropology - the scientific study of  ...

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paleoanthropologist definition: Noun (plural paleoanthropologists) 1. a scientist who specializes in paleoanthropologyOrigin paleo- + anthropology + -ist...

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The Paleoanthropology Society was founded in 1992. It recognizes that paleoanthropology is multidisciplinary in nature and the organization's central goal is to bring together physical anthropologists, archaeologists, paleontologists , geologists and a range of other researchers whose work has the potential to shed light on ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Paleoanthropology

Mar 17, 2015 ... Paleoanthropology is a sub-discipline of anthropology and paleontology, and is also known as human anthropology. Studying hominid fossil evidence, such as petrified bones and footprints, as well as artifacts such as tools, and even incorporating knowledge of current primate species, ...

middleawash.berkeley.edu/middle_awash/what_is_paleoanth.php

Ethiopia is known throughout the world for its antiquities, ranging from historic sites such as Gondar and Lalibela, to much older, prehistoric sites such as those found in the Afar and lower Omo regions. Most of the past happened before written historical records were made, so most of human existence was, in fact, prehistoric ...