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  1. opencast, opencut(adj)

    (of mines and mining) worked from the exposed surface

    "opencast mining"; "an opencut iron mine"

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  1. opencast(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to strip mining, in which material is removed from a surface that has been exposed

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