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Can you name the definitions of these anthro terms?

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'ways of doing'
The intersection of archaeological, physical and cultural evidence
Explanation from observation
predict data outcome if it is correct.
6000 years old, James Usher year of creation 4004
Earth more than 6000 years old, catastrophism
Earths experiences due to slow acting processes
Fossils extinct, catastrophic events
Natural processes acting over long periods of time, God's self regulating system
Creationist, taxonomy
primitive to advanced, progressive frameworks
Change in the order of DNA and chromosomes/ Number of chromosomes
Fission, gamete sampling
Tends to decrease variation within a deme, increasing variation between demes
Increases variation within a deme, decreases between demes
Sudden reproductive isolation, results in new species branching off from existing one,
Applied Archaeology Stage 1
Applied Archaeology Stage 2
Applied Archaeology Stage 3
Applied Archaeology Stage 4
Non-portable elements of a site that reflect human activity.
Precise location on an artifact
Gov't regulated, historic and environmental preservation
The arrangement of soil and rocks
Bearing disturbances, more recent layers are superimposed over older ones
A sequence of arranged older to younger relationships without assignment of specific dates

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