Definition of radiocarbon dating in English:

radiocarbon dating

Line breaks: radio|car¦bon dat¦ing

noun

  • another term for carbon dating.
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    • Because radiocarbon dating is destructive, the plant remains to be dated were first submitted to David Asch for taxonomic identification.
    • These hypotheses are tested with a combination of radiocarbon dating and thermoluminescence dating.
    • The date was provided by statistical analysis of the results of a combination of dendrochronology and radiocarbon dating.

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