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archeology

[ahr-kee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌɑr kiˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun
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archeological
[ahr-kee-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌɑr ki əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
archeologic, adjective
archeologically, adverb
archeologist, noun
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archaeology

/ˌɑːkɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the study of man's past by scientific analysis of the material remains of his cultures See also prehistory, protohistory
Derived Forms
archaeological, archeological (ˌɑːkɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
archaeologically, archeologically, adverb
archaeologist, archeologist, noun
Word Origin
C17: from Late Latin archaeologia, from Greek arkhaiologia study of what is ancient, from arkhaios ancient (from arkhē beginning)

archeology

/ˌɑːkɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of archaeology
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Word Origin and History for archeology
n.

alternative spelling of archaeology. Also see ae.

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archeology in Science
archaeology or archeology
  (är'kē-ŏl'ə-jē)   
The scientific study of past human life and culture by the examination of physical remains, such as graves, tools, and pottery.
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