bar mining

bar mining

[′bär ‚mīn·iŋ]
(mining engineering)
The mining of river bars, usually between low and high waters, although the stream is sometimes deflected and the bar worked below water level.
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The proposed code heeds laws from the early 1920s which bar mining in Baguio, except for a now abandoned mine site in Loakan and an area that has become the Mines View Park, according to Cordelia Lacsamana, city environment officer, who helped draft the measure.
But sanctions don't bar mining firms from selling to Iran secondary uranium sources.
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