trap mine

trap mine

[′trap ‚mīn]
(ordnance)
Land mine designed to explode unexpectedly when enemy personnel attempt to move an object.
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It is necessary to have control measures such as wet drilling sprinkling of water on mine roads and planting of vegetation around mine to trap mine dusts.
The dam will also trap mine tailings containing gold, copper, zinc, lead, nickel, iron, manganese, cadmium, selenium, molybdenum, arsenic, mercury and potassium cyanide.
Meanwhile, it was revealed yesterday that renegade Taliban guerrillas had planted booby trap mines on a road 700 metres from the gates of the Bagram airbase, used by British troops.