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Definition 1: the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for archaeology in the sense of this definition

(archaeology is a kind of ...) the social science that studies the origins and social relationships of human beings

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the explanation of past events in terms of scientific causes (as geological causes)

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the ethnography of paleolithic humans

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the study humans prior to the invention of writing

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the study of (especially prehistoric) antiquities

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the study of disease of former times (as inferred from fossil evidence)

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the study of ancient forms of writing (and the deciphering of them)

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the study of the geography of ancient times or ancient epochs

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the study of the climate of past ages

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the archeology of underwater sites

(... is a kind of archaeology ) the archeology of ancient Sumerians

(... is a kind of archaeology ) archeology of ancient Egyptian artifacts

(... is a kind of archaeology ) archeology of the ancient Assyrians

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) (archeology) a mound of domestic refuse containing shells and animal bones marking the site of a prehistoric settlement

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) (archeology) a period between the Stone and Iron Ages, characterized by the manufacture and use of bronze tools and weapons

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) (archeology) the period following the Bronze Age; characterized by rapid spread of iron tools and weapons

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) the site of an archeological exploration

"they set up camp next to the dig"

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) the Paleo-American culture of Central America and North America; distinguished chiefly by a thin finely made flint projectile point having the shape of a leaf

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) the Paleo-American culture of Central America and North America; distinguished chiefly by sharp fluted projectile points made of obsidian or chalcedony

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) a particular society at a particular time and place

"early Mayan civilization"

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) the archeological reassembly of ruined monuments from fallen or decayed fragments (incorporating new materials when necessary)

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) (archeology) a heap of earth placed over prehistoric tombs

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) (archeology) a bracelet worn around the wrist or arm

(archaeology is the domain which ... is member of) (archeology) the earliest known period of human culture, characterized by the use of stone implements

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