Pronunciation: (fos'ik), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/fossick.html on line 73 [key] Chiefly Australian.
1. Mining.to undermine another's digging; search for waste gold in relinquished workings, washing places, etc.
2. to search for any object by which to make gain: to fossick for clients.
to hunt; seek; ferret out.
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