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Alivia Miner

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to make out the meaning of poor or partially obliterated writing deciper
a four-sided shaft of stone usually monolithic and having a pyramid apex obelisk
the person in charge of a museum or art collection curator
not credulous; disinclined to believe, skeptical incredulous
stucture build as a waterway quayside
a ston coffin especially one bearing scuplture, inscription, etc. sarcophagus
a person who studies people anthropologist
the lawful expulsion of an undesired alien or other person from state deportation
indulging in or characterized by excessive devotion to pleasure; intemperate dissipated
the scientific study of Egyptian antiquities Egyptologist
a picture or symbbol used in writing in the writing system of ancient Egypt hieroglyphics
an associate; a person you work with colleagues
a surviving memorial of something past relic
to provide or brighten with light illuminated
to search thoroughly or actively through moving around, turning over, or looking through contents rummaging
a small object worn to ward off evil, harm, or illness or to bring good fortune; protecting charm amulet
to shake or wave as a weapon; flourish brandishing
the scientific study of prehistoric peoples and their artifacts, inscriptions, and monuments archaeologist
a soft felt hat with curled bbrim, worn with the crown creased lengthwise fedora
a person who is fleeing from prosecution, intolerable circumstances; a runaway fugitives
a stone slab found in 1799 near Rosetta bearing parallel inscriptions making possible the decipherment of ancient Egyptian hieroglypics. rosetta stone
faultless; flawless; irreproachable impeccable
to surge or foam as if boiling seething
a servile follower or subordinate of a person in power minion
to come between disputing people, groups, etc; intercede, mediate intervened
with great care or caution; warily gingerly
to come out gradually in drops, as sweat, through pores or small openings; ooze out exudes
any object made by human beings especially with a view to subsequent use artifacts
to express disapproval of; scold; reproach chided
the quality of being authentic; genuineness authenticity
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