How to use strip mining in a sentence
We have so much room for people, and the collective impact of people recreating is minuscule compared to the impact of oil and gas development or strip mining.
The area is best known for being a place that used to depend on coal mining and now relies on strip mining for employment and support.Winning $730 million Powerball ticket sold in Maryland | Dana Hedgpeth | January 21, 2021 | Washington Post
Even most oil companies acknowledge the disruption caused by strip mining; that is one reason why they have developed In Situ.
I vetoed the strip mining legislation passed by the last Congress.
strip mining has steadily grown in importance and accounted for 73 percent of the output in 1970.Area Handbook for Bulgaria | Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
British Dictionary definitions for strip mining
another term (esp US) for opencast mining
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Cultural definitions for strip mining
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