Definition of 'artefact'
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A new series based around historical artefacts that appear in auction houses up and down the country. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The ancient artefacts are displayed in a glass presentation case outside the loos. The Sun (2012)The cassette is a pop art artefact now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The museum displays an impressive collection of the artefacts from both tombs. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And speaking of totally irrelevant cultural artefacts. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The main saloon houses an impressive collection of artefacts and artworks. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It presents a handful of artefacts from his collection. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Those who entered his office often raised their eyebrows at the diversity of cultural artefacts that he had collected. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The ITV1 show will look at historical artefacts found by the public. The Sun (2012)The exhibition is clearly showcasing the modern country, and not merely the ancient artefacts. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)Today, it houses more than three million works of art and artefacts from around the world. The Sun (2012)So, which cultural artefacts should we consider saving today? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Ancient artefacts for your collection - and to suit all budgets? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Here's an interesting experiment in how the internet can be harnessed to make cultural artefacts accessible. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Also on the move is the island's museum and its eclectic collection of artefacts. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Art and artefact trafficking ensures high returns and has become a favoured business for organised criminals more used to drug smuggling and gun running. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their objects, artefacts, stories and culture add up to something special. Times, Sunday Times (2011)One contained an undisturbed ship burial, including many Anglo-Saxon artefacts of outstanding historical and archaeological significance. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Explore the game through Uefa trophies, historical artefacts and images. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As time goes by these modern classics become less a satirical joy and more little time capsules, historical artefacts peopled by characters now almost forgotten. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Religious and secular art and artefacts, some of them truly spectacular, are used to tell the complex story. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It also led to accusations against the Government that it had been cavalier with the nation's priceless historical artefacts. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A pigment unknown to art historians has been identified on ancient Maya artefacts from Mexico. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She also displays a number of interesting artefacts, notably an early ballot box, with discs for voting on the guilt or innocence of an accused. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'artefact'
British English: artefact NOUN
An artefact is an ornament, tool, or other object that is made by a human being.
...an exhibition of historical artefacts.
Definition of artefact from the Collins English Dictionary
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