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Origin of archaeology
OTHER WORDS FROM archaeologyar·chae·ol·o·gist, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for archaeology
Mason jars were tucked into dusty bookshelves packed with cookbooks, novels, and archaeology texts.The Search for a Ranger Who Was Lost and Never Found|Brendan Borrell|April 1, 2021|Outside Online
They’re mysteries, set in Norfolk, England, starring Ruth Galloway, a frumpy, brilliant, hilarious archaeology professor.9 Authors on the Books That Got Them Through a Year of the Pandemic|Annabel Gutterman|March 12, 2021|Time
Today in the archaeology community, Mellaart’s ideas are received with extreme skepticism.What archaeologists got wrong about female statues, goddesses, and fertility|Annalee Newitz|February 10, 2021|Popular Science
More excitingly, the archaeology can turn up evidence for identities and genders that did not make it to the written sources.What Stereotypes About Viking Masculinity Get Wrong|Neil Price|August 25, 2020|Time
The first time I ever heard about archaeology was in the fifth grade when we learned about Richard Leakey.
I found the section of the book on forensic archaeology fascinating.
Ruth Shady isn't my anything; she is her own, completely original force in archaeology.
If you can stomach lunch—forensic archaeology can be disgusting.
Archaeology is about paying attention to things that have been or could be indetectable or invisible to others.
This lack of enjoyment in Nature, lack of interest in topography and archaeology, was probably personal to him.The Age of Erasmus|P. S. Allen
The Canon, whose archaeology did not go back beyond St. Patrick, offered no correction.Hyacinth|George A. Birmingham
Whatever may be the reason, such theories are not borne out by the discoveries of archaeology.
We need also to consider the vast and great civilizations which existed in remote antiquity as is now revealed by archaeology.
David Hulse, junior author, is a native of Decatur, and his interest in archaeology is as longstanding as Cambron's.Handbook of Alabama Archaeology: Part I Point Types|James W. Cambron
British Dictionary definitions for archaeology
Derived forms of archaeologyarchaeological or archeological (ˌɑːkɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectivearchaeologically or archeologically, adverbarchaeologist or archeologist, noun
Word Origin for archaeology
Scientific definitions for archaeology
Cultural definitions for archaeology
The recovery and study of material objects, such as graves, buildings, tools, artworks, and human remains, to investigate the structure and behavior of past cultures. Archaeologists rely on physical remains as clues to the emergence and development of human societies and civilizations. Anthropologists, by contrast, to interact with living people to study their cultures.