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mining

noun [U]  us   /ˈmɑɪ·nɪŋ/

mining noun [U] (HOLE)

the industry or activity of removing coal and other substances from the earth
Translations of “mining”
in Korean 채광…
in Arabic تَعدين…
in Portuguese mineração…
in Catalan mineria, explotació…
in Japanese 採掘…
in Italian attività mineraria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 採礦, 礦業…
in Russian горная промышленность, разработка полезных ископаемых…
in Turkish madencilik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 采矿, 矿业…
in Polish górnictwo…
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