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excavate
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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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  • " ’I quite follow you,’ said I. ’The only point which I could not quite understand was what use you could make of a hydraulic press in excavating fuller’s-earth, which, as I understand, is dug out like gravel from a pit.’

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  • While excavating to lay the foundation, we encountered an ancient burial mound.
  • Schliemann excavated Troy

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