backhoe - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a piece of excavating equipment or digger consisting of a digging bucket on the end of a two-part articulated arm. They are typically mounted on the back of a tractor or front loader, the later forming a 'backhoe loader' (colloquially known as a JCB in Ireland and UK).Submitted by Philippe Renard from Belgium on 15/04/2016