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Synonyms for excavate

Synonyms for excavate

to break, turn over, or remove (earth or sand, for example) with or as if with a tool

to make by digging

Synonyms for excavate

recover through digging

find by digging in the ground

form by hollowing

remove the inner part or the core of

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Above all, by conscientiously sifting through the massive amounts of archaeological data that have been unearthed and by striving to keep up with the new excavational revelations that continue to be made available year after year, those who care about direct evidence of what human beings really did to and with animals will find plenty to keep them fully occupied.