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SUBJECT mounds
TYPE AAT
REFERENCE ID 300008024
NOTES Use for piles of earth heaped up for landmarks, monuments, or as bases for other structures; for piles of earth and other debris resulting from successive superimposed occupation sites, use "tells." For piles of earth built over grave sites, use "burial mounds." Use "cairns" for purposely erected piles of stones.
HIERARCHY Objects Facet>Built Environment>Single Built Works>earthworks (engineering works)>mounds
CHILDREN cairns

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