the branch of engineering dealing with the location and appraisal of mineral deposits and the laying out, equipment, and management of mines.
- mining engineer, noun
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How to use mining engineering in a sentence
And it seemed that an alert young student of mining engineering was managing the business.Heroes of To-Day | Mary R. Parkman
In the main these articles discuss general engineering education, and give a little attention to mining engineering education.College Teaching | Paul Klapper
In good years when the mines are doing well, the University has between fifty and sixty students of mining engineering.Across the Continent by the Lincoln Highway | Effie Price Gladding
He went in for mining engineering, and is making quite a record as consulting engineer.The Brentons | Anna Chapin Ray
Do you mean that you want me to take a course in mining engineering?