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gold mine

Translation of gold mine in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (Mining)
    mina (feminine) de oro
    Example sentences
    • I remember they were mining material that was higher grade per ton in gold than was at that time mined from the Pamour gold mine in Timmins, Ontario.
    • Anglo's Mponeng gold mine is the second-deepest mine in the world.
    • Most people don't realize that Poppy Bush had a gold mine: Barrick Gold Mining Corp.
    1.2 (source of profit) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • The book is a gold mine of information, learned by McMoneagle over two decades of hands-on training, research, and applications.
    • The Internet has proved to be a gold mine of information for people researching their family history.
    • I suffer from paranoid schizophrenia and depression and find the net a gold mine of information.

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