contremine etymology

French word contremine comes from French mine, French contre- (Counter-, anti-.)

Detailed word origin of contremine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mine French (fra) Mine (excavation or explosive). Pencil lead Appearance, physical aspect; expression.
contre- French (fra) Counter-, anti-.
contremine French (fra) Countermine.

Words with the same origin as contremine

Descendants of contre-
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