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chronology
1. The science of computing and adjusting time or periods of time, and of recording and arranging events in the order of time; computation of time, assignation of events to their correct dates.
2. A chronological table, list, or treatise.
3. The scientific study of time and the sequence of events.
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(events that have affected England and, sometimes, the English language through the centuries)
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archaeological chronology, archeological chronology (s); archaeological chronologies, archeological chronologies (pl)
Establishment of the temporal sequences of human cultures by the application of a variety of dating methods to cultural remains.
English Chronology
English Events through the centuries.
geological chronology, geologic chronology
Specifically, the dating of archaeological data in association with a geological deposit or formation; such as, the dating of Pleistocene human remains in the context of glacial advances and retreats.
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Asimov's Chronology of science and Discovery
Isaac Asimov; Harper & Row, Publishers; New York; 1989.
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