deep-mined deep-mined

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of coal, as contrasted with coal obtained from a strip mine

Usage(s):

  • Operators must pay 35 for every ton of strip-mined coal, and 15 for every deep-mined ton, into a new fund for reclamation of abandoned mines.
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