Definitions for earthworkˈɜrθˌwɜrk
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word earthwork
an earthen rampart
Any structure made from earth; especially an embankment or rampart used as a fortification
any construction, whether a temporary breastwork or permanent fortification, for attack or defense, the material of which is chiefly earth
the operation connected with excavations and embankments of earth in preparing foundations of buildings, in constructing canals, railroads, etc
an embankment or construction made of earth
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