Definition of bioarchaeologist in English:

bioarchaeologist

noun

  • See bioarchaeology

    • ‘She is an experienced bioarchaeologist examining changes in the health of prehistoric people living nearly 4000 years ago in Thailand through skeletal and archaeological analysis.’
    • ‘The oldest DNA ever found comes from Siberian dirt analyzed by bioarchaeologist Eske Willerslev at Oxford University.’
    • ‘Using stable isotope analysis, bioarchaeologists can directly determine the dietary sources of carbon and nitrogen’
    • ‘It has been stated by some bioarchaeologists that iron deficiency anemia increases with the adoption of maize agriculture.’
    • ‘The team of bioarchaeologists used a newly refined technique of amino acid analysis that measures the deterioration of proteins in fossils found close to the tools.’