or back-hoe, back hoe
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The backhoe returned and began to scrape away at the soil layers.
During an archaeological excavation, the goal is to stop the backhoe before it hits a burial, so the archaeologists look for other clues that remains might be present.
As the backhoe dug deeper, wood fragments, glass, pottery shards and artifacts came to the surface.
A backhoe removed soil layer by layer, inches at a time, as archaeologists watched carefully for subtle changes in soil color and texture, and for any hint of a burial.
As backhoes and tug boats worked around the Panama-flagged Ever Given’s 400-meter-long hull on Thursday evening, experts began to tot up the economic and environmental ramifications of a protracted obstruction.How That Massive Container Ship Stuck in the Suez Canal Is Already Costing the World Billions of Dollars|Joseph Hincks|March 25, 2021|Time
Sen. Robert F. Kennedy looked on as Pollard began to disinter the president with the backhoe.
First they set fire to a backhoe and a car, burning them to shells.Who's Burning Palestinian Mosques in the West Bank and Israel?|Dan Ephron|December 13, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Leon drove the van down a dirt trail and stopped near the backhoe, which had finished its digging and was now just waiting.
Behind the church there was a cemetery, and at the far end of it a backhoe had just begun digging the grave.