What does the word dredge mean?

Usage examples for dredge

  1. This is owing to the large number of banks which have been licensed in Rodd's Harbour, and also the successful sale of dredge sections in Moreton Bay. – Report on the Department of Ports and Harbours for the Year 1890-1891 by Department of Ports and Harbours
  2. Here they must always keep at least one dredge going out at the jetties. – Lady Baltimore by Owen Wister
  3. That night we camped opposite the ruins of a dredge, sunk in the low water at the edge of the river. – Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico by E. L. Kolb