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mining

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈmaɪnɪŋ/
the industrial process of digging coal or other minerals out of the groundMining and quarryingIndustry and industrial processes
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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