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Thomsen

[tom-suh n] /ˈtɒm sən/
noun
1.
Christian Jürgensen
[kris-tyahn yoor-guh n-suh n] /ˈkrɪs tyɑn ˈyur gən sən/ (Show IPA),
1788–1865, Danish archaeologist.
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Thomsen
  (tŏm'sən)   
Danish archaeologist who introduced the three-part system for the chronological classification of prehistoric artifacts, divided into the Stone, Bronze, and Iron ages.
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