noun (pl) -gi
(NZ) a Samoan name for European
[puh-les-truh] /pəˈlɛs trə/ noun, plural palaestras, palaestrae [puh-les-tree] /pəˈlɛs tri/ (Show IPA) 1. Greek Antiquity. . [puh-les-truh] /pəˈlɛs trə/ noun, plural palestras, palestrae [puh-les-tree] /pəˈlɛs tri/ (Show IPA). Greek Antiquity. 1. a public place for training or exercise in wrestling or athletics. /pəˈlɛstrə; -ˈliː-/ noun (pl) -tras, -trae (-triː) 1. (in ancient Greece or Rome) […]
[pey-lee-uh-jeen; especially British pal-ee-] /ˈpeɪ li əˌdʒin; especially British ˈpæl i-/ Geology adjective 1. noting or pertaining to the earlier part of the Cenozoic Era, in the system adopted by some geologists, occurring from 65 to 25 million years ago and including the Oligocene, Eocene, and Paleocene epochs: corresponds to the earlier part of the […]
[pey-lee-oh-jee-og-ruh-fee or, esp. British, pal-ee-] /ˌpeɪ li oʊ dʒiˈɒg rə fi or, esp. British, ˌpæl i-/ noun 1. the science of representing the earth’s geographic features belonging to any part of the geologic past.
[pey-lee-oh-jee-oh-fiz-iks; especially British pal-ee-] /ˌpeɪ li oʊˌdʒi oʊˈfɪz ɪks; especially British ˌpæl i-/ noun 1. (used with a plural verb) inferred geophysical conditions or processes of designated periods of the geologic past. 2. (used with a singular verb) the study of these conditions.