Definition of 'lode'
Example sentences containing 'lode'
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"He scratched again and apparently hit the mother lode by the look of his nails. CORMORANT (1990)When we have squandered our precious lode of ice, they can fall on us like wolves. ANTI-ICE (1990)`Many years ago a miner found a rich lode inside, so he started tunnelling, using the cave as the mouth of his mine. THREE IN ONE (1990)
In the Fancy Penny, the cable halted at a thousand feet, where the main drift, or tunnel, ran east to west along the lode line. PAINT THE WIND (1990)
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