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Verb
To be making a hole
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“Rats and wolves burrow from underneath and strike in packs from behind.”
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Present participle for to delve deeply
“He burrowed into the pile of charts.”
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Present participle for to settle or move into a warm, comfortable position
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Present participle for to make (a groove, hole, or indentation) with, or as if with, a gouge
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Present participle for to dig or poke about, especially in soil, in search of something
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Present participle for begin with enthusiasm
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Present participle for to take refuge or seclude oneself
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Present participle for to move materials with a shovel
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Present participle for to place, lay or set firmly in surrounding matter
Noun
The process or industry of obtaining coal or other minerals from a mine
“Some not-so-familiar creatures, like the legless, burrowing caecilians, are also amphibians.”
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