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earthmover

[urth-moo-ver] /ˈɜrθˌmu vər/
noun
1.
a vehicle, as a bulldozer, for pushing or carrying excavated earth from place to place.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; earth + mover
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British Dictionary definitions for earth mover

earth mover

noun
1.
a machine, such as a bulldozer, that is used for excavating and moving large quantities of earth
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