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Definition of Excavates

Excavate
Excavate Ex"ca*vate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Excavated; p. pr. & vb. n. Excavating.] [L. excavatus, p. p. of excavare to excavate; ex out + cavare to make hollow, cavus hollow. See Cave.] 1. To hollow out; to form cavity or hole in; to make hollow by cutting, scooping, or digging; as, to excavate a ball; to excavate the earth. 2. To form by hollowing; to shape, as a cavity, or anything that is hollow; as, to excavate a canoe, a cellar, a channel. 3. (Engin.) To dig out and remove, as earth. The material excavated was usually sand. --E. L. Corthell. Excavating pump, a kind of dredging apparatus for excavating under water, in which silt and loose material mixed with water are drawn up by a pump. --Knight.

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- by James Rollins Excavation: A Memoir, a 2014 memoir by Wendy C. Ortiz Excavate (disambiguation) Excavator (disambiguation) Excavata, a taxonomic grouping...
- Excavate may refer to: Excavate or Excavata, a group of organisms Excavate, to perform an excavation (archaeology) Excavation (disambiguation) Digging...
- although there seem to be several clades within the excavates that are monophyletic. Certain excavates are often considered among the most primitive eukaryotes...
- Bodo (/ˈboʊdoʊ/) is a genus of microscopic kinetoplastids, flagellate excavates first described in 1831 by Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg. The genus is...
- In geometry, the excavated dodecahedron is a star polyhedron that looks like a dodecahedron with concave pentagonal pyramids in place of its faces. Its...
- Retrieved June 4, 2018. Rosen, Steven (December 7, 2006). "Director Zwick excavates the bloody price of 'Diamonds'". The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles...
- triakis icosahedron with concave pyramids rather than convex ones. The excavated dodecahedron can be seen as the same process applied to a regular dodecahedron...
- Play media Excavators are heavy construction equipment consisting of a boom, dipper (or stick), bucket and cab on a rotating platform known as the "house"...
- Neovahlkampfia is a genus of excavates. "The Amoebae". Retrieved 2009-06-25. v t e...
- Tritrichomonas is a genus of single celled flagellated parasitic excavates, some of whose species are known to be pathogens of the bovine reproductive...