Archaeozoology

The study of animal remains, especially bones, in an archaeological context.

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28158
Names
archaeozoology
zooarchaeology
archeozoölogie Dutch
arqueozoología Spanish
zooarqueología Spanish

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The study of animal remains, especially bones, in an archaeological context, that is in the context of human development and culture.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300251929. The J. Paul Getty Trust.