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steam shovelnoun [C]

uk   us   US (UK excavator)
a ​large, ​powerfulmachine with a ​containerconnected to a ​longarm, used for ​digging up the ​ground
(Definition of steam shovel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “steam shovel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 挖土机, 挖掘机…
in Chinese (Traditional) 挖土機, 挖掘機…
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