noun. ['ˈmaɪnɪŋ'] the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth.
- placer mining
- strip mining
- opencast mining
Words that Rhyme with Placer Mining
Example sentences of the word placer-mining
1. Noun Phrase
Panning for gold was also known as "placer mining."
noun. ['ˈplæsɝ, ˈpleɪsɝ'] an alluvial deposit that contains particles of some valuable mineral.
- alluvial deposit
- alluvial sediment
- -er (English)
- -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
- place (English)
- place (Middle English (1100-1500))
noun. ['ˈmaɪnɪŋ'] laying explosive mines in concealed places to destroy enemy personnel and equipment.
- defensive measure