Definitions for Archaeologist

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ar•chae•ol•o•gyˌɑr kiˈɒl ə dʒi(n.)

or ar•che•ol•o•gy

  1. the scientific study of historic or prehistoric peoples and their cultures by analysis of their artifacts, inscriptions, monuments, and other remains.

    Category: Archaeology

Origin of archaeology:

1600–10; < Gk archaiología the discussion of antiquities. See archaeo -, -logy


Princeton's WordNet

  1. archeologist, archaeologist(noun)

    an anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their culture


  1. archaeologist(Noun)

    Someone who is skilled, professes or practices archaeology.

  2. Origin: From archaeology + -ist.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Archaeologist(noun)

    one versed in archaeology; an antiquary

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