waste bank

waste bank

[′wāst ¦baŋk]
(mining engineering)
A bank made of earth excavated during the digging of a ditch and laid parallel to it.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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