What is excavation?

  • (noun): The act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth.
    Synonyms: mining
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Stonehenge Cursus - Excavation
... In 2007, the Stonehenge Riverside Project dug three trenches at the western end of the cursus, discovering the antler pick at the western terminus ditch ... A trench in the northern ditch uncovered a sherd of pottery tentatively dated to the 4th millennium BCE ...
Spectrobes: Beyond The Portals - Gameplay - Excavation
... Excavation also makes a return from the original title ... Each of these drills must be used meticulously and with precision to master excavation ...
... Excavation can mean Excavation (archaeology) Excavation (medicine) Excavation, a 2000 novel by James Rollins ...
List Of Archaeological Sites In Thurrock - Sites of Archaeological Finds or Excavations - Mucking
... Linford pre-cursor to the Mucking excavation which revealed multi-period finds and features (Iron age to Anglo Saxon) (1955) The Mucking Excavation continuous excavation under Margaret Jones ...
Tall Zira'a - Excavation Results - Summary of The Results Until Spring 2008
... western slope Late Bronze Age At least three strata Middle stratum, City wall, water channel - Excavation Latest stratum 1450–1300 BCE (C14 dated) Casemate wall, tower with ... Excavation Iron I 12th–11th century BCE (C14 dated) Two large buildings (a "four room house" and a courtyard house) and agricultural activities (silos, huts, stables) - Excavation Iron ...

More definitions of "excavation":

  • (noun): The act of digging.
    Example: "There's an interesting excavation going on near Princeton"
    Synonyms: digging, dig