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The Fountainhead
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  • He was thinking of the first bite of machine into earth that begins an excavation.
  • The light came from an excavation pit.
  • She walked to the excavation.
  • From the vantage of the high stoop they could see the excavation across the street, the earth, the workmen, the rising steel columns in a glare of harsh light.
  • A man in overalls stepped out of the excavation pit, peered into the darkness at them and called: "Is that you up there, boss?"

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

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