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dendrochronology
Subject Category
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
The study of annual growth rings of a tree in order to determine the historical date of their formation and the age of the tree.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5080.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5080
Used For
age determination (trees)
tree ring analysis
Broader Term
age determination
Narrower Term
dendroclimatology
dendroecology
increment borings
Related Term
dendrology
growth rings
phenology
tree age
tree and stand measurements
trees
Spanish
dendrocronología
Term Number
5080