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There are 4 meanings of the word Quarrying.

Quarrying - as a noun

The extraction of building stone or slate from an open surface quarry

Quarrying - as a verb

To obtain (or mine) stone by extraction from a quarry.

To extract or slowly obtain by long, tedious searching.

Example: "They quarried out new, interesting facts about ancient egypt from old papyri."

To secure prey; to prey, as a vulture or harpy.

Example Sentences

"The environmental impact of quarrying is a matter of concern."
"The quarrying industry plays a vital role in the local economy."
"The noise from quarrying can be disruptive to nearby residents."
"Old quarrying sites are often repurposed for recreational activities."
"The history of quarrying in this region can be traced back centuries."
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Word Game Points

Is QUARRYING a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, quarrying is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

QUARRYING has a SCRABBLE points total of 22.

Is QUARRYING a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, quarrying is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
QUARRYING has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 24.

Is QUARRYING a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, quarrying is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
QUARRYING has a WORDFEUD points total of 24.

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