archaeologist

or ar·che·ol·o·gist

[ ahr-kee-ol-uh-jist ]
/ ˌɑr kiˈɒl ə dʒɪst /

noun

a specialist in archaeology, the scientific study of prehistoric peoples and their cultures by analysis of their artifacts, inscriptions, monuments, etc.

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Origin of archaeologist

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archeology
[ ahr-kee-ol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌɑr kiˈɒl ə dʒi /

noun

OTHER WORDS FROM archeology

ar·che·o·log·i·cal [ahr-kee-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌɑr ki əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, ar·che·o·log·ic, adjectivear·che·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverbar·che·ol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for archeologists

archeology
/ (ˌɑːkɪˈɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

a variant spelling of archaeology
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