Definition Of miner

noun

a person who works in a mine.

Over 45,000 Indian coal miners employed by Singareni Collieries went on strike on Wednesday for improved wages and working conditions.

a small South American bird of the ovenbird family that excavates a long burrow for breeding.

The rufous-banded miner is a neotropical ovenbird (Furnariidae) that is widespread in the southern Andes.

an Australian bird of the honeyeater family, having a loud call and typically nesting colonially.

Miners nest communally, laying their eggs in a nest made in the fork of a tree.

Example Of miner

  • Miners nest communally, laying their eggs in a nest made in the fork of a tree.

  • a coal miner

  • A gas build-up in a central China coal mine killed 24 miners on August 2.

  • After the suspicious death of a miner at a disused colliery in Wales, the Doctor investigates the owner, Global Chemicals.

  • An explosion in an eastern Kentucky coal mine killed five miners yesterday while one other miner was able to get out alive.


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