Sentence Examples

  • His latest excavation work was at Aegina.
  • In January 1897 he carried the work of excavation farther.
  • Above sea-level, excavation has revealed a vast area of 330 acres, girt with a stone and wood rampart 3 m.
  • In the oldest form of this class of working, where the size of the pillar is equal to the width of the stall or excavation, about 4 of the whole seam will be removed, the remainder being left in the pillars.
  • Excavation at Nippur in Babylonia has brought to light numerous contract tablets of the 5th century B.C. with Hebrew proper names (Haggai, Hanani, Gedaliah, &c.).