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earthwork

noun

Synonyms of earthwork

a raised bank or wall made of soil usually plural
  • prehistoric earthworks

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The first known use of earthwork was in 1633

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“Earthwork.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/earthwork. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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