archaeologist · noun C /ˌɑr.kiːˈɑl.ə.dʒɪst/Full view
archaeologist
C1 someone who studies ancient cultures by looking for and examining their buildings, tools, and other objects
Dictionary example:

Archaeologists believe the remains date back to the 5th century.

Learner example:

It includes articles from prominent journalists, scientists, archaeologists and other experts on Greek civilisation. (Certificate in Advanced English; C1; Greek)

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