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tree ring

noun
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20
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  • tree ring temperature reconstructions are not even the main evidence for climate change.
  • The problem is not limited to the tree ring proxies.
  • Records of past temperature, precipitation, and climate and environmental change derived from tree ring measurements.
British Dictionary definitions for tree ring

tree ring

noun
1.
another name for annual ring
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Contemporary definitions for tree ring
noun

one of the markings on fauna that correspond to a year's growth; also called annulus

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