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Definition of "dredging" []

  • Present participle of dredge. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "dredging" in a sentence
  • "He invented a mill for sawing marble, a machine for spinning flax, another for scooping out earth, called a dredging machine, and several kinds of canal boats."
  • "The dredging was a test run for the far larger Phase 2 of the cleanup, which regulators want to start in 2011."
  • "Tim Havens, longtime president of the anti-dredging group CEASE, cited the shortcomings in calling the dredging a "miserable failure.""
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