garimpeiro translation | Portuguese-English dictionary




      m   prospector
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See also:

garimpar, gari, gripe, galinheiro

"garimpeiro": examples and translations in context
Meu pai foi garimpeiro no Alasca. My old man prospected for gold in Alaska.
Vejam os índios descendo do trem e um garimpeiro. Native Americans coming off the train, a prospector gold-digging.
Há um ano financiei um velho garimpeiro. A year ago I grubstaked an old prospector.
Nas minas da América do Sul, garimpeiros arriscavam a vida usando mercúrio tóxico para extrair outro elemento. In the mines of South America, treasure hunters risked their lives by using toxic mercury to extract another element - gold.
Os agentes da lei permanecem no local para evitar que os garimpeiros retornem. Law enforcement agents remain in the area to prevent the miners return.
Garimpeiros de ouro no Alasca utilizam jatos d'água de alta potência e derretem o subsolo congelado em busca de ouro. Gold miners in Alaska use high-powered water jets to thaw the permafrost in search of gold.
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