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  • n. Plural form of earthmover.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Take Caterpillar, the maker of big tractors and giant earthmovers.

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  • In a slower-growth global economy, or a world in which China will no longer be able to afford to build empty cities, the world will need a lot fewer earthmovers.

    Vitaliy N. Katsenelson: Set the Bar High

  • Helicopters are ferrying rescue workers and emergency supplies, while paramilitary troops use earthmovers to clear landslides on highways linking the region to the rest of India.

    Death toll at 79 for quake in India, Nepal, China

  • Residents at the scene, where several bulldozers and earthmovers pawed through the rubble searching for any other bodies, maintained there were no military targets in the area.

    Libyan government shows reporters NATO bomb sites

  • SCOTT SIMON, host: In Haiti, giant earthmovers are tearing away at the rubble from last month's devastating earthquake.

    Port-Au-Prince Journal: Lives Filled With Fear

  • At Mechanical Devices, which supplies parts for earthmovers and other heavy equipment to manufacturers such as Caterpillar Inc., part owner

    Some Firms Struggle to Hire Despite High Unemployment

  • Even as the earthmovers tore the last contorted chunks of rebar and concrete from the ruined pit, Qana already was history, a ready-made icon of martyrdom and victimhood.

    A Privilege to Die

  • Undaunted, Hezbollah dispatched engineers and earthmovers to the Litani River.

    A Privilege to Die

  • After hours of noise and scrambling the rescue crews and their earthmovers ceased, and quiet fell over the dazed town.

    A Privilege to Die

  • The company made no secret of its intention to save money by using the same fleet of earthmovers for the underground boring of the tunnels and the open-air excavation of the riverbed.

    Colossus

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