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Synonyms for mining
ˈmaɪ nɪŋmin·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mining, excavationnoun

    the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth

    Synonyms:
    digging, minelaying, archeological site, dig, excavation

  2. mining, minelayingnoun

    laying explosive mines in concealed places to destroy enemy personnel and equipment

    Synonyms:
    minelaying, excavation

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How to use mining in a sentence?

  1. Anglo American:

    Rather than simply scaling up mining's processes to meet demand, the industry will need to find new, more efficient and more sustainable ways of working.

  2. Meng Fanqiu:

    We are mainly looking at Europe because the U.S. market is open, so anyone can use their facilities, we are also looking at Australia, mostly airport refueling facilities and at diesel demand in the mining sector.

  3. Savanth Sebastian:

    The jobs lost in mining are well and truly being more than absorbed in other parts of the economy.

  4. Discovery Channel star Dave Turin:

    It was the worst low I have experienced in gold-mining in the middle of the season. But it gets better, we make a comeback. It’s a huge roller-coaster ride that we are taking the viewers on.

  5. Paul Finch:

    The major organizations are very excited about deep data mining, it makes a big difference to them to know where they're candidates come from and their career data to know if and where they fit into a company.

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