Definitions for excavation

Definitions for (noun) excavation

Main entry: excavation, mining

Definition: the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth

Main entry: dig, digging, excavation

Definition: the act of digging

Usage: there's an interesting excavation going on near Princeton

Main entry: excavation

Definition: a hole in the ground made by excavating

Main entry: dig, archeological site, excavation

Definition: the site of an archeological exploration

Usage: they set up camp next to the dig

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