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Synonyms for excavation

Noun

1. excavation, digging, dig, creating by removal
usage: the act of digging; "there's an interesting excavation going on near Princeton"
2. dig, excavation, archeological site, site, land site
usage: the site of an archeological exploration; "they set up camp next to the dig"
3. excavation, artifact, artefact
usage: a hole in the ground made by excavating
4. mining, excavation, production
usage: the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth
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