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mining

noun [U] uk   /ˈmaɪ.nɪŋ/ us  
C1 the industry or activity of removing substances such as coal or metal from the ground by digging: coal/salt mining
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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