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opencut

noun

Definition of opencut

  1. 1 :  a mine working in which excavation is performed from the surface — compare strip mine

  2. 2 :  a trench for the passage of a roadway or railway through an obstruction (as a hill) —distinguished from tunnel

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opencut

adverb (or adjective) \"\

Definition of opencut

  1. :  with the surface exposed to the air or worked from the exposed surface an opencut iron mine a copper mine worked opencut

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