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a method of extracting minerals by dredging alluvial deposits
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Words nearby alluvial mining
alluring, allusion, allusive, alluvial, alluvial fan, alluvial mining, alluvial plain, alluvion, alluvium, all very well, all-weather
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How to use alluvial mining in a sentence
Several of the alluvial mining companies are getting gold in increased quantities.A Boy's Voyage Round the World|The Son of Samuel Smiles