forensic anthropology

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forensic anthropology

[fə¦ren·sik ‚an·thrə′päl·ə·jē]
(forensic science)
The application of physical anthropology theory and techniques to answering legal questions involving human skeletal identification and analysis.
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A spokesman for the University of Dundee, where Prof Black's PhD student Dr Craig Cunningham, who gave evidence in the Hainey case, is also based, said: "Prof Black and Dr Cunningham are qualified forensic anthropologists and gave evidence on that basis.
THE STORY: The continuing adventures of forensic anthropologist Dr Temperance "Bones" Brennan (Emily Deschanel) and her partner, FBI agent Seeley Booth (David Boreanz) as they tackle a series of complex and deadly crimes.
99) should keep thriller fans enthralled in a story which sees forensic anthropologist Dr Temperance Brennan travelling to Israel, and a tomb containing ancient remains.
Sheriff's detectives called in investigators from the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office and a forensic anthropologist to identify the remains, Manumaleuna said.
As previously reported in the Echo, a forensic anthropologist from Bournemouth University is helping with the inquiry that was launched after the discovery of human remains at a garden in Forest View, Glenboi, Mountain Ash.
I am being assisted in the examination of these remains by a number of experts, including a forensic anthropologist, archaeologist, and odontologist.
99 SIX-DISC box set comprising another 23 episodes of the popular crime drama based on the best-selling books by Kathy Reichs, following FBI agent Seeley Booth (David Boreanaz) and forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan (Emily Deschanel) as they join forces to solve perplexing cases in and around Washington DC.
The deputy state pathologist Dr Michael Curtis is being helped by a forensic anthropologist to identify the man at Tallaght Hospital.
With the help of a forensic anthropologist, a facial reconstruction has now been produced and police hope that someone may recognise the man from the digital images.
TEMP Brennan is a forensic anthropologist in Quebec.
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The team, which included investigators and a forensic anthropologist, had to use ropes and climbing gear to access the site, which was in the Angeles National Forest approximately two miles from the portal of Whitney Canyon at San Fernando Road and the Antelope Valley Freeway.
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