mechanical shovel


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mechanical shovel

[mi′kan·ə·kəl ′shəv·əl]
(mechanical engineering)
A loader limited to level or slightly graded drivages; when full, the shovel is swung over the machine, and the load is discharged into containers or vehicles behind.
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Contract notice: Mechanical shovels, excavators and shovel loaders, and mining machinery
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