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Synonyms for archeologist

an anthropologist who studies prehistoric people and their culture

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Archeologist Fazal Khaliq Fazal said that the archeologist department found little signs about Sikandar-e-Azam presence in the area but the recent discovering in the area proved that he travelled to the area and clear sign was discovered in the area.
Israeli archeologists have uncovered ruins of biblical proportions.
JERUSALEM, October 24, 12011 (WAFA) -- A total of 84 international archeologists signed a petition demanding Israel to halt construction on Mamilla historical cemetery in East Jerusalem, Monday reported Haaretz newspaper.
In Macedonia, there are only five graduated Albanian archeologists and they are all unemployed.
There's a buzz of excitement among archeologists. In recent days, archeological digs in Jerusalem revealed a tunnel that, according to a number of estimates, leads to a pool used by King David.
Archeologists from the University of Birmingham are surveying at the Grade 1-listed Manor House, in West Bromwich.
Feller and archeologist Avner Goren take a 10,000-mile pilgrimage across the lands of the Bible, following the stories and journeys of Genesis through Deuteronomy.
Chinese archeologists believe the Chinese dragon has terrestrial roots in the form of crocodiles living along the Yellow River more than 6,000 years ago, the report said.
An archeologist who serves as a consultant to police investigating archeological theft estimates that over half of the 6,000 recorded sites on national forest lands in Arizona have been destroyed by looters.
The archeologists sent letters to the Simon Weisenthal Center,Israeli archeology department and Jerusalem municipality demanding to stop all construction work of the Museum of Tolerance on the site of the former Muslim cemetery, because it "breaches archaeology standards and Israeli law." Yale Archeology Professor Harpy Weiss described destroying the cemetery as a "historical and cultural disaster," while another Israeli archeologist said a group of international archeologists is pressuring the American financers of the museum after Israeli courts approved the construction plan.
Not only archeologists, but also anthropologists, paleontologists, paleogeographers, numismatists, and heraldry specialists worked in the same team.
Other sites have been damaged by archeologists. Graffiti is also an ongoing issue.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: British archeologists discovered the remnant of an unknown castle or ancient temple near Ur city.
Archeologists study the rare near-complete skeleton of a mammoth, which has been christened Helmut
GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Egyptian archeologists on Monday said they would begin visiting ancient monuments in southern Ghazni province and execute a reconstruction plan there till 2013.