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archaeologistnoun

(US also archeologist) uk   /ˌɑː.kiˈɒl.ə.dʒɪst/  us   /ˌɑːr.kiˈɑː.lə.dʒɪst/
C1 someone who studies the buildings, graves, tools, and other objects of people who lived in the past

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(Definition of archaeologist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “archaeologist”
in Arabic عَالِم آثار…
in Korean 고고학자…
in Portuguese arqueólogo, -a…
in Catalan arqueòleg, -òloga…
in Japanese 考古学者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 考古学家…
in Turkish arkeolog…
in Russian археолог…
in Chinese (Traditional) 考古學家…
in Italian archeologo, -a…
in Polish archeolog…
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