Part of speech:
A person or thing that excavates; specif., a power shovel, dredge, etc.
(Brit.) An unskilled laborer, as on canals, roads, etc.
A large, power-driven excavator having a hinged bucket, controlled by a boom or jointed arm, for scooping
A tool or machine used for digging or excavating.
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