forensic anthropology


the branch of physical anthropology in which anthropological data, criteria, and techniques are used to determine the sex, age, genetic population, or parentage of skeletal or biological materials in questions of civil or criminal law.

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  4. forensic,
  5. forensic accountant,
  6. forensic chemistry,
  7. forensic dentistry,
  8. forensic medicine,
  9. forensic psychiatry,
  10. forensic psychology Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019