A person who excavates.
A piece of excavating equipment consisting of a digging bucket or scoop on the end of an articulated arm, drawn backwards to move earth.
A curette used to scrape out pathological material.
A multi-purpose tractor with a front-mounted loading bucket and a rear-mounted digging bucket.
A vehicle, often on tracks, used to dig ditches etc; a backhoe; digger.
To excavate using such equipment.
One who, or that which, excavates or hollows out; a machine, as a dredging machine, or a tool, for excavating.
an excavator whose shovel bucket is attached to a hinged boom and is drawn backward to move earth
a workman who excavates for foundations of buildings or for quarrying
A backhoe—also called rear actor or back actor—is a type of excavating equipment, or digger, consisting of a digging bucket on the end of a two-part articulated arm. It is typically mounted on the back of a tractor or front loader, the latter forming a (a US term, but known as a in Ireland and the UK).
‘backhoe loader’; ‘JCB’;
a machine for excavating
a person who excavates an archaeological site.
a large machine for digging and moving earth.
Excavators are heavy construction equipment consisting of a boom, dipper (or stick), bucket and cab on a rotating platform known as the . The house sits atop an undercarriage with tracks or wheels.