What is another word for strip mine?
[ stɹˈɪp mˈa͡ɪn], [ stɹˈɪp mˈaɪn], [ s_t_ɹ_ˈɪ_p m_ˈaɪ_n]
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How to use "strip mine" in context?
Synonyms for Strip mine:
- coal mine,
- conflict diamonds,
- coal miner,
- coal mining,
- gold rush.
v.• consumption (verb)
How to use "Strip mine" in context?
A strip mine is a landform consisting of a long trench, usually lined with heavy equipment, dug into the earth to extract coal, minerals, or other resources. A strip mine requires much less land than a open-pit mine, making it an economical option in remote or sparsely populated areas.
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