Glossary of Terms

The Highland HER website contains an illustrated glossary of terms used to describe archaeological sites and finds. The glossary also contains explanations of the abbreviations you may come across while searching the site. The glossary is under continual development so if you can't find a particular term in the glossary, please let us know.

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