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carbon-14 dating

Origin
1955-1960
1955-60
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British Dictionary definitions for carbon 14 dating

carbon-14 dating

noun
1.
another name for radiocarbon dating
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carbon 14 dating in Science
carbon-14 dating  
See radiocarbon dating.
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carbon 14 dating in Culture

carbon 14 dating definition


See radioactive dating.

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