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  1. Mines

    applied to galleries or burrows between upper and under surface of leaf tissue, when made by larvae: they are linear, when they are narrow and only a little winding; serpentine, when they are curved or coiled, becoming gradually larger to a head-like end: trumpet-mines, when they start small and enlarge rapidly at tip; blotch mines, when they are irregular blotches tentiform, when the blotch mines throw the leaf into a fold on one side.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. MINES

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Mines is ranked #10092 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Mines surname appeared 3,193 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Mines.

    51.2% or 1,636 total occurrences were White.
    41% or 1,309 total occurrences were Black.
    4% or 129 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 70 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    1% or 33 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.5% or 16 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mines in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mines in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Mines in a Sentence

  1. Patrick Major:

    Residents under the bombs would routinely recall being thrown through the air by the pressure waves of air mines exploding, and window casements and doors would be blown off their hinges, there were even rumors that wrapping wet towels around the face might save those in shelters from having their lungs collapsed by blast waves, which would leave victims otherwise externally untouched. The unprecedented power of these attacks has proved useful for scientists to gauge the impact such events can have hundreds of kilometers above the Earth, in addition to the devastation they caused on the ground.

  2. Yahya Hatemi:

    We know the Yemen military, we know the equipment they had before 2015, and we know what’s knew and what wasn’t there before and the differences in missiles and mines they have now.

  3. Mark Cutifani:

    We will be making the appropriate commercial decisions to exit a number of our mines in several countries around the world - but let's not see that as a negative step.

  4. Chris Elliot:

    It’s crucial now to talk about safe behaviors, firstly, we talk about different types of mines and IEDs( improvised explosive device) and how to spot them when they go back to their homes. Then we talk about dangerous areas, and then thirdly we talk about what you would do if you saw a landmine.

  5. Felipe Saez:

    There are a lot of studies being done (by mining companies), looking at how many workers can be brought in, at what mines, in which processes.

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    a rugged box (usually made of wood); used for shipping
    A crate
    B arborolatry
    C conveyance
    D impurity

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