Definition of palaeo- combining form from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

palaeo-

 combining form
(especially British English)(usually North American English paleo-)combining form
BrE BrE//ˈpæliəʊ//
 
, BrE//ˈpeɪliəʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpeɪlioʊ//
 
 
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(in nouns, adjectives and adverbs) connected with ancient times Word Originfrom Greek palaios ‘ancient’.