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carbon-date

[kahr-buh n-deyt]
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verb (used with object), car·bon-dat·ed, car·bon-dat·ing.
  1. to estimate the age of (an object of plant or animal origin) by radiocarbon dating.

Origin of carbon-date

First recorded in 1965–70
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