Definition of stratigraphic
: of, relating to, or determined by stratigraphy
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With Aborigine permission, the team reexcavated the site in 2012 and 2015 with painstaking stratigraphic controls.
Culture ministry experts then took X-rays, infrared images and stratigraphic sections of these portraits to date them and — in some cases — determine whether the labels identifying the sitter as the architect had been added at a later date.
These stratigraphic geometries are not uncommon to see in seismic-reflection data of basin margins, but are more rare to identify in outcrop.
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