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artifact

noun

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1 an object made by humans and surviving from an earlier time period
  • The site was full of Stone Age artifacts such as flint tools.

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2 a lingering indication of something from the past
  • The spelling of "trough" is an artifact of the way it was originally pronounced.

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The first known use of artifact was in 1644

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“Artifact.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/artifact. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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