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Definitions of "demine"
- To remove, deactivate, or safely detonate land mines in (an area). transitive verb
- To remove explosive
mines( landminesor naval mines). verb
The word "demine" in example sentences
Leave them where they lay No effort is being made at this time to demine area near Ajdabiya.. [Ghadafi Forces Reported Using Landmines]
In fact, after every rainy season, the Jarheads have to go over and demine the trails in case the rains have “moved” a few land mines around from their original position.. [Miss Universe Visits Guantánamo Bay - The Lede Blog - NYTimes.com]
Bounties have been placed on the heads of U.S. soldiers and Western aid workers, and explosive experts working to demine this stretch of highway have come under fire from Taliban snipers.. [PERISCOPE]
It was heavily forested, which makes it even more difficult to demine.. ['It Can Be Done']
That's why you see us working so hard to demine the waterways, so we can get humanitarian assistance in.. [CNN Transcript Apr 4, 2003]
President Jose Eduardo dos Santos last year made an urgent plea for international aid to help demine Angola, help the victims of the war, including an estimated four million displaced people, rebuild the southwest African country, and demobilise former rebel fighters.. [ANC Daily News Briefing]
"Initially eight personnel members will be deployed, to be joined later by another four members - they will help demine the country's national roads so that it can be upgraded," he said.. [ANC Daily News Briefing]
Tommy Franks briefed us this morning about coalition efforts to demine the harbor to make sure that our humanitarian relief can be delivered safely to the Iraqi people.. [CNN Transcript Mar 25, 2003]
"We cannot organise their return until we are sure that the right conditions are in place," Morjane said, referring to operations to demine certain parts of Angola to which refugees wish to return.. [ANC Daily News Briefing]
Now every day, under normal circumstances in Afghanistan, some thousands of workers demine.. [CNN Transcript Oct 9, 2001]
Also there are now in Afghanistan well over several thousand men going out every day under the auspices of United Nations and other demining organizations to demine the country.. [CNN Transcript Dec 18, 2001]
The company, awarded the contract to demine Maputo province, believed the project could persuade foreign donors it was feasible to remove all landmines in Mozambique within two years using. [ANC Daily News Briefing]
Assistance for landmine survivors was also discussed as well as international co-operation and finance to enable African countries to demine their land.. [ANC Daily News Briefing]
The UNA-USA emphasised that, for UNAVEM to be deployed more effectively throughout the country, the United Nations must place more effort to demine Angola's roads.. [ANC Daily News Briefing]
But before refugees could leave Meheba and Mayukwayukwa camps in north-western Zambia, the commission needed to rehabilitate roads and bridges and demine areas which refugees would return to.. [ANC Daily News Briefing]
A 7,400-strong United Nations Peacekeeping force is deploying to help cement the truce and demine and reconstruct roads.. [ANC Daily News Briefing]