Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of earthwork.

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Examples

  • The most accessible approach apparently to the rebel earthworks is over a clear field about 600 yards in width, and which, at first sight, presents the appearance of an almost perfect level.

    The Last Assault on Port Hudson

  • The NREGA is providing the opportunity to create short term earthworks and a minimum wage to tide over short term destitution.

    IBN Top Headlines

  • The NREGA is providing the opportunity to create short term earthworks and a minimum wage to tide over short term destitution.

    IBN Top Headlines

  • The National Rural Employment Guarantee Act is providing the opportunity to create short-term earthworks and a minimum wage to tide over short-term destitution.

    Hindustan Times News Feeds 'Views'

  • Many of these so-called earthworks are situated on the west bank of the Upper Missouri, in North Dakota and South Dakota.

    First Across the Continent; The Story of The Exploring Expedition of Lewis and Clark in 1804-5-6

  • Grant would fortify with the heaviest kind of earthworks, replace every man we killed by a foreigner and move around the end of our line with real American troops and fortify again.

    Two boys in the Civil War and after,

  • We need to give our drawing data to 3rd party clients so that they can do things such as earthworks, put architectural features on our site, use for rendering, etc.

    All Discussion Groups: Message List - root

  • Proposals for the "earthworks" component demonstrate that the whole project of communicating with the future is really a creative assignment, more dependent on the imagination than on expertise.

    The Economist: Correspondent's diary

  • We need to give our drawing data to 3rd party clients so that they can do things such as earthworks, put architectural features on our site, use for rendering, etc.

    All Discussion Groups: Message List - root

  • By the look of the earthworks and war wagons, they were only a month from bringing their siege to storm.

    GuildWars Edge of Destiny

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