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mining

synonym (synonym of mining)

  • (noun.act)
    the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    laying explosive mines in concealed places to destroy enemy personnel and equipment (noun.act)
     

hypernym (mining IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • laying explosive mines in concealed places to destroy enemy personnel and equipment (noun.act)
    (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies (noun.act)
     
  • the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth (noun.act)
    (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF mining relation)

derivation (.... is derived from mining)

  • (verb.consumption)
    get from the earth by excavation (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    remove the inner part or the core of (verb.contact)
     

domain member category (.... is a member category of mining domain)

  • (noun.artifact)
    a hole or passage made by a drill; usually made for exploratory purposes (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a horizontal (or nearly horizontal) passageway in a mine (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.quantity)
    (mining) a unit of volume (equal to 6 cubic feet) used in measuring bodies of ore (noun.quantity)
     
  • (verb.change)
    break into lumps before sorting (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    run water over the ground to erode (soil), revealing the underlying strata and valuable minerals (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.consumption)
    get from the earth by excavation (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.consumption)
    extract (ore) from a strip-mine (verb.consumption)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    excavate horizontally (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    separate (a metal) from an ore (verb.contact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    (of mines and mining) worked from the exposed surface (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation domain member category excavation minelaying production defence defense defensive measure placer mining opencast mining strip mining mine dig excavate hollow bore bore-hole drift gallery fathom fthm

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