Definition of dendrochronology
: the science of dating events and variations in environment in former periods by comparative study of growth rings in trees and aged wood
dendrochronologicalplay \-ˌkrä-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, -ˌkrō-\ adjective
dendrochronologicallyplay \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
dendrochronologistplay \-krə-ˈnä-lə-jist\ noun
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Mr. Woodward sent wood samples selected from structural elements to the dendrochronology lab at Columbia University.
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