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artefactnoun [C]

mainly UK (US usually artifact) uk   /ˈɑː.tɪ.fækt/  us   /ˈɑːr.t̬ɪ-/
an ​object that is made by a ​person, such as a ​tool or a ​decoration, ​especially one that is of ​historicalinterest: The museum's ​collectionincludes artefacts ​dating back to ​prehistorictimes.
(Definition of artefact from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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