archaeomagnetism

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Etymology[edit]

archaeo- +‎ magnetism

Noun[edit]

archaeomagnetism (uncountable)

  1. (geology, physics) Magnetism of the Earth in the geologic past; the measurement of this magnetism in order to date a specimen.