dendrochronology etymology

English word dendrochronology comes from English chronology, English dendro- (Dendr- + -o-.)

Detailed word origin of dendrochronology

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
chronology English (eng) (countable) an arrangement of events into chronological order; called a timeline when involving graphical elements.. (uncountable) the science of determining the order in which events occurred.
dendro- English (eng) Dendr- + -o-.
dendrochronology English (eng) (biology, archaeology) The science that uses the spacing between the annual growth rings of trees to date their exact year of formation.

Words with the same origin as dendrochronology

Descendants of chronology
chronologick chronologist chronologize dendrochronological dendrochronologist geochronologic geochronological
Descendants of dendro-
dendroarchaeology dendrochemistry dendroclimatic dendroclimatological dendroclimatology dendrodate dendrodendritic dendroecology dendrogeomorphological dendrogeomorphology dendroglioma dendrogram dendrohydrology dendrolite dendrology dendromancy dendrometer dendrometry dendrophile dendrophobia dendrophyte dendrothermal