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spoil

[spȯil]
(mining engineering)
The overburden or nonore material from a coal mine.
A stratum of coal and dirt mixed.

spoil

Material from excavating or dredging.
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The chairman WAPDA also explained in his letter that maintenance and complete rehabilitation of the spoil bank land which was spread over 40 kilometers in the Punjab area had become difficult for the project authority due to lack of funds and other resource.
Spoil detection-based smart labels have applications mainly in food and beverage and healthcare industries.
So on your next shopping trip, to determine whether or not you should buy certain products, look at expiry dates and buy the ones that spoil quickly.
Providing we have guidelines and regulations and, most importantly, consistency, I think in this case it is difficult to spoil them.
FX50 -- Featuring outstanding suction and water pressure, the 49-horsepower FX50 is as versatile as it is powerful, and can be configured with choices of water tanks, spoils tanks and options, including a hydraulic boom and water heater.
The singer has revealed that while he and partner David Furnish plan not to spoil Zachary silly with numerous gifts, he worries that he will be spoilt by fans, who send an "obscene" amount of presents.
Elk are very large animals and will spoil if left overnight, as they retain too much body heat.
Both sides of the dredged channel are littered with spoils, and random rock piles pepper the flats to the north and south of the river.
Two different composite dredged spoil samples were collected during sampling namely spoil 1 (matured spoil i.
But the multiple Grammy-award singer, who has homes in France, London, Hollywood and a mansion in rural England, said he did not want to spoil the child.
We came here to play football and win the game but we played against a team that wanted to spoil and that angers me.
I keep thinking that I have just 48 months left to indulge and spoil The Girl before she starts nicking pillows and forks.