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The first pieces of Ardi’s partial skeleton — including much of the skull, hands, limbs and pelvis — were found the following year, about 100 kilometers south of where Lucy had been unearthed.

Using grants from the National Institutes of Health, researchers at Stanford University unearthed this B cell technology in the 1970s and 1980s.

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On the show, Lewis, Libby and Keatts pulled out gems from a treasure trove of data unearthed by the poll.

That means there is no longer a possibility that the hospital trial had unearthed an unexpected safety problem that could spill over into non-hospitalized patients, where the antibody has shown promising results.

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By all rights, a team like this shouldn’t have been close to the playoffs at all, but Tampa Bay has long had a knack for unearthing hidden gems.

According to Vieira, most of the bones unearthed had to be reburied in accordance with the Native American Repatriation Act.

While chipping away plaster from his kitchen wall, the Guatemalan man unearthed a series of centuries-old Mayan murals.

Last week, Bulgarian archaeologists unearthed an unusual 13th-century grave in an ancient city named Thracian.

Over the past few years, macabre signs of vampire burials have been unearthed across Europe and even in the United States.

Human remains have also been unearthed in surrounding caves, but they seem to have been given proper burials.

He went into the nursery, unearthed the now-disused Noah's Ark, and sucked the paint off as many animals as remained.

Fine specimens are found in Florida and some elaborately carved have been unearthed in Virginia.

The cymbals which he unearthed and presented to me are still kept at the Conservatoire.

The next morning the sketch, unearthed from some dusty heap or other, was on his plate when he came down to breakfast.

Under its streets and in yards hundreds of dead were buried to be now and again, in after years, unearthed.


On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unearthed, such as: detected, disclosed, exposed, identified, invented, and ascertained.

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