Definition of Draglines

1. Noun. (plural of dragline) ¹



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Definition of Draglines

1. dragline [n] - See also: dragline

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Draglines

draggingly
draggings
draggle
draggle-tail
draggle-tailed
draggle-tails
draggled
draggles
draggling
draggy
dragking
dragkings
draglift
draglifts
dragline
draglines (current term)
draglink
draglinks
dragman
dragmen
dragnet
dragnets
dragoman
dragomans
dragomen
dragon
dragon's blood
dragon's eye
dragon's head
dragon's mouth

Literary usage of Draglines

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1. Earthwork and Its Cost: A Handbook of Earth Excavation by Halbert Powers Gillette (1920)
"... and that 0.9 Ib. of coal is required for the same purpose. levee Construction in Texas with draglines. In Engineering and Contracting, July 17, 1918, ..."

2. Bulletin by Institution of Mining and Metallurgy (1904)
"draglines therefore are being used to an ever- increasing extent on sites where the restoration of the worked-out areas to agriculture forms part of the ..."

3. Technical Reports by Miami Conservancy District (Ohio) (1921)
"The transportation problem, then, was to so organize that the draglines would be ... At Englewood, where there were two draglines in the borrow pit with a ..."

4. The Spider Book: A Manual for the Study of the Spiders and Their Near by John Henry Comstock (1912)
"draglines are the most commonly observed threads of spiders; it is by them that spiders drop from an elevated position to a lower one; it is of them that ..."

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