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  • noun Plural form of shovel.

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Examples

  • Remember those long-handled tools, with a black scoop on the end, called shovels … it's time to actually make use of them this winter.

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  • Those living in remote areas might want to keep spare equipment in their car or truck, such as shovels, flashlight, matches, blankets, spare clothes, food and water, in the event of becoming stranded in a storm.

    Snow removal in the United States

  • Using draft animals or hand tools such as shovels, begin removing the soil from the upper half of the strip, i.e., midline to upper contour line (the cut) and place it on the lower half (the fill).

    1. Establishing Contour Lines

  • It is worthwhile having some special tools that can clean the drains over their whole length, such as shovels that just fit into the drain.

    3. Rehabilitation and maintenance

  • This has the advantage that they can be supplied with any special equipment needed, such as shovels and handcarts or wheelbarrows.

    4. Community participation

  • Wire brush and sharpen tools with cutting edges such as shovels, spades, hoes, pruning shears, hedge trimmers and trowels.

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  • Volunteers passed out clean-up kits with more than a $100 worth of supplies such as shovels, mops, buckets, gloves, trash bags, snacks and water to more than a thousand people in Fall River.

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  • Builder's hardware such as shovels, spades and wheelbarrows, materials including bricks, cement and wood; everything including labour can be purchased roadside.

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  • Those living in remote areas might want to keep spare equipment in their car or truck, such as shovels, flashlight, matches, blankets, spare clothes, food and water, in the event of becoming stranded in a storm.

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  • The group plans to rent out the tools needed, such as shovels, and provide a hose for participants to water their plants.

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