People assault the flinty rock with their hands and lay bare the roots of the mountains.
Read Job 28:9 Using Other Translations
He putteth forth his hand upon the rock; he overturneth the mountains by the roots.
"Man puts his hand to the flinty rock and overturns mountains by the roots.
People know how to tear apart flinty rocks and overturn the roots of mountains.
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