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Environmental
Thesaurus
exploration
Definition

The search for economic deposits of minerals, ore, gas, oil, or coal by geological surveys, geophysical prospecting, boreholes and trial pits, or surface or underground headings, drifts, or tunnels.

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Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/3057