Climate–Leaf Analysis Multivariate Program

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Climate–Leaf Analysis Multivariate Program (CLIMAP) An approach to the estimation of mean annual temperatures in the past based on a suite of 29 characters found in the leaves of dicotyledonous plants known to have been present at the site. Compare LEAF MARGIN ANALYSIS.

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