Warning: mysql_numrows(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/kidsnetau/dictionary_content.txt on line 15

Dictionary

  Definition of mining
  1. the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth
  2. laying explosive mines in concealed places to destroy enemy personnel and equipment
Similar Words: excavation, minelaying

 

Hyponyms: placer mining, strip mining, opencast mining

 

Derivational Morphology: excavate, dig, hollow, mine

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning/definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
Lycium means deciduous and evergreen shrubs often spiny; cosmopolitan in temperate and subtropical regions; ... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z