Scientist who studies ancient fossils, specifically those of dinosaurs and concurrently living creatures. Similar to an archaeologist.
Many inaccuracies in the film "Jurassic Park" could have been solved using the knowledge of the world's top paleontologists.
by Garett Thomas October 04, 2006
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A scientist who studies fossils around the world. They study creatures' fossils like dinosaurs and fish.
Paleontologist are interesting scientists.
by lalala12271 April 29, 2008
A scientiest who studies fossils from around the world. Studies dinosaurs, fish, and other fossils.
Paleontologist are scientist.
by cutie123 April 29, 2008