earthmoving
noun or adjective see earthmover

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • earthmoving — /errth mooh ving/, adj. of or pertaining to earthmovers: earthmoving machinery. [1935 40; EARTH + MOVING] * * * …   Universalium

  • earthmoving — /errth mooh ving/, adj. of or pertaining to earthmovers: earthmoving machinery. [1935 40; EARTH + MOVING] * * * earthˈmoving adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑earth …   Useful english dictionary

  • earthmoving — adjective a) Designed to move large quantities of earth or rubble for civil engineering or building purposes. b) Of great significance. See Also: earthmover …   Wiktionary

  • earthmoving — see earth moving …   English dictionary

  • earthmoving — adj. of or pertaining to earthmovers; of bulldozing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • earthmoving — /ˈɜθmuvɪŋ/ (say erthmoohving) adjective of or relating to machinery designed to move earth, as for a building site …   Australian English dictionary

  • Cut (earthmoving) — Road cutting …   Wikipedia

  • R. G. LeTourneau — Robert Gilmore LeTourneau (November 30, 1888 ndash; June 1, 1969 in Richford, Vermont) was a prolific inventor in the earthmoving industry. His machines represented nearly 70% of the earthmoving equipment and Engineering vehicles used during… …   Wikipedia

  • Euclid Trucks — The Euclid Company of Ohio was a company specialized in heavy equipment for earthmoving, namely dump trucks and wheel tractor scrapers, that operated from the United States of America from the 1920s to the 1950s, then it was purchased and… …   Wikipedia

  • Bulldozer — For other uses, see Bulldozer (disambiguation). A Caterpillar D10N bulldozer equipped with a single shank ripper. A bulldozer is a crawler (continuous tracked tractor) equipped with a substantial metal plate (known as a blade) used to push large… …   Wikipedia

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