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excavation
American English: /ˌɛkskəˈveɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ɛkskəˈveɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of excavation in Spanish:

noun

uncountable or countable
  • Example sentences
    • These questions can only be answered through the careful archaeological excavation of the site.
    • After nearly two decades of excavation, the Carranque Archaeological Park is now open to the public.
    • The initial phase of the archaeological excavation at Woodstown has just been completed.

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