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amino‐acid racemization

Timothy Darvill

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

Second edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199534043
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191727139
amino‐acid racemization

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A biological dating method used on human and animal bone and carbonate shells. Within living organisms amino acids are

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Subjects: Archaeology

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