What does Buddle mean?

Buddle meaning in General Dictionary

to clean ore in a buddle

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  • an equipment specifically a willing trough or vat which stamped ore is concentrated by subjecting it into action of running liquid so as to wash-out the lighter much less important portions
  • an apparatus, specially an inclined trough or vat, in which stamped ore is targeted by subjecting it into action of running water so as to wash out the lighter much less important portions.
  • to scrub ore in a buddle.

Buddle meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) An apparatus, specially an inclined trough or vat, where stamped ore is targeted by subjecting it to the activity of operating liquid in order to wash-out the lighter much less valuable portions.

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  • (v. i.) to scrub ore in a buddle.