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mine

noun

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1 an abundant source
  • a baseball fanatic who is a mine of fascinating trivia about the game

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2 a usually concealed explosive device designed to go off when disturbed
  • the soldiers were careful to disarm any mines they found in their path

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mine

verb

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to place hidden explosive devices in or under
  • the troops hurriedly mined the field before relinquishing it to the enemy

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“Mine.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mine. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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