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- v. Present participle of surface.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In mining, the act of washing the ‘dirt’ on the surface of the ground for gold; gold-digging on the surface.
- n. Wash-dirt or surface soil in which gold is supposed to be.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. emerging to the surface and becoming apparent
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