Definition of Excavators

1. Noun. (plural of excavator) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Excavators

1. excavator [n] - See also: excavator

Excavators Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Excavators Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Excavators

excavates
excavating
excavatio
excavatio disci
excavatio papillae
excavatio rectouterina
excavatio rectovesicalis
excavatio vesicouterina
excavation
excavation of optic disc
excavation unit
excavation units
excavational
excavations
excavators (current term)
excecate
excecated
excecates
excecating
excecation
excede
exceded
excedes
exceding
exceed
exceedable
exceedance
exceedances
exceeded

Literary usage of Excavators

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Excavating Machinery by Allen Boyer McDaniel (1913)
"They may be classified as to the type of construction and the method of excavating the material, as follows: A, Scraper excavators; B, templet excavators; ..."

2. Excavation by Allen Boyer McDaniel (1919)
"Trench excavators may be divided into two general classes, viz.: 1. ... I. PIPE-TRENCH excavators This class of excavators will be considered under the ..."

3. Rivers and Canals: The Flow, Control, and Improvement of Rivers and the by Leveson Francis Vernon-Harcourt (1896)
"excavators are only occasionally used in river works, for forming a new cut through ... excavators are made on the model of some of the principal types of ..."

4. A Practical Treatise on Operative Dentistry by Jonathan Taft (1883)
"31 presents an arrangement of excavators by Dr. IJ Wetherbee, very good indeed so far as ... Of the Manufacture of excavators.—For making these instruments, ..."

5. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature by H.W. Wilson Company (1915)
"J: G. Beck, il Eng M 4Я:429 Je '15 Excavating machine that walks. il Sci Am 113: 68 Jl 17 '15 Light power excavators, il Sci Am S 78:405 D 26 '14 ..."

6. Earthwork and Its Cost: A Handbook of Earth Excavation by Halbert Powers Gillette (1920)
"Dragline excavators for Railway Grading. Engineering and Contracting, June 4, 1913, ... Haulage Equipment Eliminated by Dragline excavators. ..."

7. A Method of Calculating the Cubic Contents of Excavations and Embankments by John Cresson Trautwine (1887)
"Where the depth of cutting is less than 10 feet, so much time is lost in moving from place to place that the excavators do not work to advantage. ..."

8. Handbook of Cost Data for Contractors and Engineers: A Reference Book Giving by Halbert Powers Gillette (1910)
"The machine consists of an endless chain provided with cutters and scrapers which deliver the earth onto a traveling belt, the excavators and conveyors ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Excavators

Search for Excavators on Dictionary.com!Search for Excavators on Thesaurus.com!Search for Excavators on Google!Search for Excavators on Wikipedia!

Search