open-cut mining

World English Dictionary
open-cut mining
(Austral), (NZ) opencast mining, Also called: strip mining mining by excavating from the surface

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Previous Definition: open-cut
Next Definition: open-dating
Words Near: open-cut mining
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for open-cut mining
More from
Search for articles containing open-cut mining
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature