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gobbing


gobbing


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gobbing  \Gob"bing\,  n.  [See  lst  {Gob}.]  (Mining) 
  a  The  refuse  thrown  back  into  the  excavation  after  removing 
  the  coal.  It  is  called  also  {gob  stuff}.  --Brande  &  C. 
  b  The  process  of  packing  with  waste  rock;  stowing.