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be a rich seam to mine

mainly UK to be ​full of good ​material and ​ideas to use: When she ​started writing ​novels, she ​found her ​time as a ​judge was a ​rich seam for her to mine.
(Definition of be a rich seam to mine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be a rich seam to mine”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有丰富的素材可用…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有豐富的素材可用…
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