mined mined  /ˈmaɪnd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) extracted from a source of supply as of minerals from the earth

Usage(s):

  1. For 25 years, Zhao has worked as a miner in China's northeast, where much of the coal that drives the country's booming economy is mined.
  2. But privacy advocates fear the collected data may be mined for other purposes.
  3. The fact is once investigators had strip-mined all the data from those theories, they still came away with as many questions as answers.

News

  1. Wyo. gov's visit to Canada all about coal

    CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Looking for ways to export coal mined in Wyoming, Gov. Matt Mead said he will tour port facilities in British Columbia as part of a weeklong trade trip to Canada.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

  2. Eve 6's Max Collins, 'World on Fire': Exclusive Song Premiere

    It's been a decade and a half since Max Collins mined FM gold by singing of watching his tender heart get put into a blender and spun into a...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Billboard

  3. Wyo. gov to talk coal exports on trip to Canada

    Looking for ways to export coal mined in Wyoming, Gov. Matt Mead said he will tour port facilities in British Columbia as part of a weeklong trade trip to Canada. Mead will meet with provincial leaders ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "This is a hellhole beyond your wildest dreams," Stallone said. "All the trails are mined. The only way into Burma is up the river."
    on Oct 1, 2007 By: Sylvester Stallone Source: Forbes

  2. "I think that the coaches coaching in the league now and the coaches who coach in general have too often been overlooked for their ideas," Van Gundy said. "Not mine, but I think it's such a resource that needs to be mined a little bit more....
    on Jun 8, 2010 By: Jeff Van Gundy Source: WHNS Greenville

  3. "Most of the gold that can be mined manually has already been found, but if they start using heavy machinery this place is going to explode all over again," said Luiz Gonzaga da Conceicao, 51, a miner from Brazil's far west.
    on Feb 3, 2007 By: Luiz Gonzaga Source: Forbes

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