thermoluminescence dating

noun Archaeology.
a method of dating archaeological specimens, chiefly pottery, by measuring the radiation given off by ceramic materials as they are heated.

1965–70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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