archeologist archeologist n. 1. 1 an anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their culture.

Syn: archaeologist. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • archeologist — archeology (esp. Brit. archaeology) ► NOUN ▪ the study of human history and prehistory through the excavation of sites and the analysis of physical remains. DERIVATIVES archeologic adjective archeological adjective archeologist noun. ORIGIN from… …   English terms dictionary

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  • archeologist — ar|che|ol|o|gist [ ,arki alədʒıst ] another spelling of archaeologist …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • archeologist — n. one who specializes in archeology, one who studies ancient cultures through their artifacts …   English contemporary dictionary

  • archeologist — ar·che·ol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • archeologist — UK [ˌɑː(r)kɪˈɒlədʒɪst] / US [ˌɑrkɪˈɑlədʒɪst] mainly American archaeologist …   English dictionary

  • archeologist — [ˌɑːkiˈɒlədʒɪst] an American spelling of archaeologist …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • archeologist — noun an anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their culture • Syn: ↑archaeologist • Derivationally related forms: ↑archaeology (for: ↑archaeologist), ↑archeology • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • archeologist n — A man whose career lies in ruins …   English expressions

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