Focus on the pronunciation of archaeology
English definition of “archaeology”
archaeology (also archeology)
/ˌɑr·kiˈɑl·ə·dʒi/ n [U]
› the study of ancient cultures through examination of their buildings, tools, and other objects archaeological (also archeological)
/ˌɑr·ki·əˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kəl/ adj [not gradable] › I always wanted to go on an archaeological dig. archaeologist (also archeologist)
/ˌɑr·kiˈɑl·ə·dʒɪst/ n [C] › A marine archaeologist has uncovered the wreck of the sunken ship.