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Translation of "excavate" - English-Spanish dictionary

excavate

verb /ˈekskəveit/
to dig up (a piece of ground etc) or to dig out (a hole) by doing this excavar Builders have begun excavating the site. in archaeology, to uncover or open up (a structure etc remaining from earlier times) by digging excavar The archaeologist excavated an ancient fortress. excavation noun excavación excavator noun a machine or person that excavates excavadora a mechanical excavator.
(Definition of excavate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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