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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Temporary living quarters; An excavation for ore or precious stones or for archaeology.

Usage examples (38)
  • The limitation must not be neglected, but the exploitation of the diggings is another affair.
  • Free-and-easies in their 'diggings', when the funds began to fail,
  • "Worse than the diggings are the fires started every year by the panners.
  • The "diggings" of the kings of Kandy must have been conducted on a most extensive scale. for more
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