Definition of tephrochronology in English:

tephrochronology

Line breaks: tephro|chron¦ology
Pronunciation: /ˌtɛfrə(ʊ)krəˈnɒlədʒi/

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noun

[mass noun] Geology
  • The dating of volcanic eruptions and other events by studying layers of tephra.

Derivatives

tephrochronological

adjective

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