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Egyptology

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noun Egyp·tol·o·gy \ˌē-(ˌ)jip-ˈtä-lə-jē\

Definition of Egyptology

  1. :  the study of Egyptian antiquities

Egyptological

play \-tə-ˈlä-jə-kəl\ adjective

Egyptologist

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