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shovelful

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noun, shov·el·ful \ˈshə-vəl-ˌfu̇l\

Simple Definition of shovelful

  • : the amount that a shovel will hold

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of shovelful

plural shovelfuls play \-ˌfu̇lz\ also shovelsful play \-vəlz-ˌfu̇l\

  1. :  as much as a shovel will hold

1533

First Known Use of shovelful

1533


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