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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: excavate(0.00900 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to excavate.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: lay bare through digging; “Schliemann excavated Troy” [syn:
2: find by digging in the ground; “I dug up an old box in the
garden” [syn: dig up, turn up]
3: form by hollowing; “Carnegie had a lake excavated for
Princeton University's rowing team”; “excavate a cavity”
4: remove the inner part or the core of; “the mining company
wants to excavate the hillsite” [syn: dig, hollow]
English → English (gcide)
Excavate \Ex"ca*vate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Excavated; p. pr. &
vb. n. Excavating.] [L. excavatus, p. p. of excavare to
excavate; ex out + cavare to make hollow, cavus hollow. See
1. To hollow out; to form cavity or hole in; to make hollow
by cutting, scooping, or digging; as, to excavate a ball;
to excavate the earth.
2. To form by hollowing; to shape, as a cavity, or anything
that is hollow; as, to excavate a canoe, a cellar, a
3. (Engin.) To dig out and remove, as earth.
The material excavated was usually sand. --E. L.
Excavating pump, a kind of dredging apparatus for
excavating under water, in which silt and loose material
mixed with water are drawn up by a pump. --Knight.