land mine

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Synonyms for land mine

an explosive mine hidden underground

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Lugging around the huge mammals to mine fields wouldn't be practical, so one idea is to bring parts of the mine fields to them.
In Ott's system, the method of triangulation was used for all measurements of mine fields within the Ostrava coal district.
The fact that you have laid a mine field does not mean it will stay put.
But before the hospital can benefit from the generous donations, the riders must endure a painstaking three-week, 4,000-mile journey on the 40mph scooters which will see them cross the High Atlas mountains and the Sahara Desert as well as having to traverse a mine field.
For his part, Governor of al-Quneitra province, Hussain Arnous, said the people of the occupied Syrian Arab Golan are suffering from a chronic problem which is the mine fields set up by the Israeli occupation army around the villages and farms.
They were also criticised for not being able to prevent minors from working in mine fields.
Over the past month, the association helped plant trees in cleared mine fields in the villages of Tulin, Aynata and Aytroun in South Lebanon.
There are 71 mine fields in the buffer zone and so far we have cleared 56 of them.
The Ministry said inline with Law no 5903, the mine fields would be demined through service procurement method, that comprises of the stages of preparation, tender, implementation and approval and certification which would also involve the construction of a physical border security system.
The path from an idea to a successful innovation or commercial venture is lined with mine fields that can sabotage success at any step.
He leads about 100 men and women in various tasks, including clearing mine fields, improving living conditions for the people in Samarra and providing security.
But Randle says it will be a safety net as he learns to negotiate the academic and social mine fields of high school.
ER star Goran Visnjic has sponsored a dog to help clear mine fields in his native Croatia.
Since 1992, the Cambodian Mine Action Center (CMAC), a government organization that depends on foreign donations for most of its funding, has cleared about 95 square kilometers of mine fields.
Food packages that land in mine fields also increase the risk of injury for Afghan people, the coalition pointed out.