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Definition of the noun Microwear
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- [archeology] Microscopic patterns of edge damage on stone tools, used to show how the tools were used.
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by Èva Bodzsár, Annamária Zsákai
The relationship between diet and buccal-dental microwear is an important key to draw insights into the Hominid biological and ecological adaptation patterns ( Pérez-Pérez 2004a). Enamel microwear is a process highly correlated with the ...
Wild Harvest (2016)
Plants in the Hominin and Pre-Agrarian Human Worlds by Karen Hardy, Lucy Kubiak Martens
Buccal enamel microwear is a microscopic abrasion process that affects dental vestibular surfaces during food chewing. Chewing cycles and the action of cheek compression during biting loads causes clear non-occlusal enamel imprints ...
by Bernard Wood
Dental microwear focuses on the size, number, and orientation of microscopic scratches, pits, etc. on the enamel, or on the overall complexity and the degree of directionality of the ...
A Dictionary of Archaeology (2008)
by Ian Shaw, Robert Jameson
IS Urukug see SEALAND Usatovo see TRIPOLYE U-series see URANIUM SERIES DATING use-wear traces(microwear traces) Term used to refer to the pattern of wear on the surfaces and edges of stone artefacts, the analysis of which was ...
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Scrabble value of M3I1C3R1O1W4E1A1R1
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