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mine

noun [C]
 
 
/maɪn/ NATURAL RESOURCES, PRODUCTION
a place in the ground where substances such as coal, metal, and salt are removed, or the area and buildings around this place: in/down the mine 2,000 people work down the mine. a coal/salt/gold mine a mine shaft
Translations of “mine”
in Arabic مَنْجَم, لَغْم…
in Korean 광산, 지뢰…
in Malaysian lombong, periuk api…
in French mine…
in Turkish maden, maden ocağı, mayın…
in Italian miniera, mina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洞, 礦,礦井…
in Russian рудник, шахта, мина…
in Polish kopalnia, mina…
in Vietnamese mỏ, thủy lôi…
in Spanish mina…
in Portuguese mina…
in Thai เหมืองแร่, ระเบิด…
in German die Mine…
in Catalan mina…
in Japanese 鉱山, 地雷, 機雷…
in Indonesian tambang, ranjau…
in Chinese (Simplified) 洞, 矿,矿井…
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