ARCHAEOLOGY in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of ARCHAEOLOGY
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 n.  study of artifacts and relics of early mankind
Classic Sentence:
1  Morcerf had expected he should be the guide; on the contrary, it was he who, under the count's guidance, followed a course of archaeology, mineralogy, and natural history.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 41. The Presentation.
2  Having already described him in most of his present habitatory and anatomical peculiarities, it now remains to magnify him in an archaeological, fossiliferous, and antediluvian point of view.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER 104. The Fossil Whale.
Example Sentence:
1  The professor of archaeology headed an expedition to the Gobi Desert in search of ancient ruins.
2  People on the tour will be escorted by an expert on archaeology.
3  The woeful ongoing situation of open archaeological sites which are being systematically plundered by antique smugglers will be another priority issue.
4  In recent years one of these caves has drawn attention in archaeological circles.
5  Every item found on the archaeological dig is given a code number.
6  Not all patterns and marks seen on aerial photographs represent archaeological sites.