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Overview of noun excavation

The noun excavation has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) excavation, digging, dig

(the act of digging; "there's an interesting excavation going on near Princeton")

2. dig, excavation, archeological site

(the site of an archeological exploration; "they set up camp next to the dig")

3. excavation

(a hole in the ground made by excavating)

4. mining, excavation

(the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth)

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