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mine

noun
 
/maɪn/
a hole in the ground where people dig out coal, gold, etc.
a bomb hidden in the ground or water that explodes when it is touched: He was killed when he drove over a mine.
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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