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strip mine in Industry topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstrip mineˈstrip mine noun [countable] πŸ”Š πŸ”Š American EnglishHETI a very large hole that is made in the ground to remove metal, coal etc from the earth syn opencast British English β€”strip-mine verb [intransitive, transitive] β€”strip mining noun [uncountable]