Meaning of palaeotopography in English:

palaeotopography

noun

Geology Archaeology
  • The topography of ancient landscapes, especially as represented today by features that are buried or newly uncovered.

Pronunciation

palaeotopography

/ˌpalɪə(ʊ)təˈpɒɡrəfi/ /ˌpeɪlɪə(ʊ)təˈpɒɡrəfi/

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Journal Sedimentary Petrology. From palaeo- + topography.