deep-mined
mined mined adj. extracted from a source of supply as of minerals from the earth. [Narrower terms: {deep-mined}; {exploited}; {strip-mined}] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • deep-mined — adj. taken from an undergrround mine; as contrasted with coal obtained from a strip mine; as, deep mined coal. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deep-mined — adjective of coal, as contrasted with coal obtained from a strip mine deep mined coal • Similar to: ↑mined …   Useful english dictionary

  • mined — adj. extracted from a source of supply as of minerals from the earth. [Narrower terms: {deep mined}; {exploited}; {strip mined}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mined — adjective extracted from a source of supply as of minerals from the earth • Ant: ↑unmined • Similar to: ↑deep mined, ↑well mined, ↑strip mined …   Useful english dictionary

  • Deep mining —   Extraction of coal or minerals at depths greater than 1,000 feet. Coal usually is deep mined at not more than 1,500 feet.   California Energy Comission. Dictionary of Energy Terms …   Energy terms

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  • strip-mined — mined mined adj. extracted from a source of supply as of minerals from the earth. [Narrower terms: {deep mined}; {exploited}; {strip mined}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Soviet deep battle — Deep battle was a military theory developed by the Soviet Union for its armed forces during the 1920s and 1930s. It was developed by a number of influential military writers, such as Vladimir Triandafillov and Mikhail Tukhachevsky who endeavoured …   Wikipedia

  • exploited — mined mined adj. extracted from a source of supply as of minerals from the earth. [Narrower terms: {deep mined}; {exploited}; {strip mined}] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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