open-cut Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"open-cut" in British English

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uk   /ˌəʊ.pənˈkʌt/  us   /ˌoʊ-/ US (also open-pit, UK opencast)
used to ​describe a ​place where ​minerals, ​especiallycoal, are taken from the ​surface of the ​groundrather than from ​passagesdug under it, or ​relating to this way of getting ​minerals: open-cut mine/​mining
(Definition of open-cut from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “open-cut”
in Chinese (Simplified) 露天的,露天开采的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 露天的,露天開採的…
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