cut and fill

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cut and fill

The process of contouring land to more easily develop it, accomplished after clearing and grubbing.

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Also, it is a gateway to precious places such as Farafra Palace, Qaser Abu Onkar, ruins of a Roman temple and some other ancient rock cut tombs.
Because of its age, unique construction, and importance to Great Lakes navigation, the Rock Cut is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places.
Anfeh rock cut moat The Enfeh peninsula was once a mighty fortress area, the Crusader castle of Nephin (enfeh), fief of the Counts of Tripoli.
TV star Crissy Rock cut a celebration cake for a Teesside pal who has spent decades cutting hair.
The bank of the univallate (single-ditched) Iron Age hill-fort a "a scheduled ancient monument" is protected by an outer rock cut ditch and in places the depth of the bank and ditch is around four metres - wow, still there after more than 2,300 years
Highway 72 intersection with Rock Cut Road west of Gurley.
The place is filled with ancient monolithic sculptures, rock cut caves, ruins of prayer and meditation halls, bricks build structural edifices, resting places on the twin hills of Bojjanna Konda and Lingala Konda.
It was activated just after the completion of a rock cut.
Loves Park is home to one of the largest state parks in Illinois, Rock Cut State Park.
of Little Rock cut its second-quarter loss by more than half on improved same-store sales and gross margins and a decrease in expenses.
The CD includes seven original Marcus Miller compositions as well as covers of Stevie Wonders "Boogie On Reggae Woman," Jimi Hendrix's "Power of Soul," and Edgar Winter's classic rock cut "Frankenstein.