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(mining engineering)
To take out ore or coal from a mine with a view to immediate product, and not to subsequent working.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Don't be afraid to rob the cradle. "Pcs have been around long enough so you can now hire 18 year olds who have been programming for close to ten years," says Carr.