Synonyms for mining

Synonyms for (noun) mining

Synonyms: excavation, mining

Definition: the act of extracting ores or coal etc from the earth

Similar words: production

Definition: (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale

Usage: he introduced more efficient methods of production

Synonyms: minelaying, mining

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

Similar words: defence, defense, defensive measure

Definition: (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies

Usage: they died in the defense of Stalingrad; they were developed for the defense program

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