Coahuila Coal-black

Coal

Meanings and phrases

coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fossil fuel consisting of carbonized vegetable matter deposited in the Carboniferous period
  2. a hot fragment of wood or coal that is left from a fire and is glowing or smoldering; ember

coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. burn to charcoal; char
  2. supply with coal
  3. take in coal

anthracite coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hard natural coal that burns slowly and gives intense heat; anthracite; hard coal
E.g.
  • On February 5, 1837, Thomas used a hot blast to smelt iron ore and anthracite coal.
  • The Lackawanna Valley in Pennsylvania was rich in anthracite coal and iron deposits.
  • Filters used anthracite coal to give final clarity, followed by chlorination and storage.

bituminous coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. rich in tarry hydrocarbons; burns readily with a smoky yellow flame; soft coal
E.g.
  • It contains some sedimentary rock and bituminous coal.
  • At the start of the 19th century, coal mining was almost all bituminous coal.
  • A forge typically uses bituminous coal, industrial coke or charcoal as the fuel to heat metal.

brown coal

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n.
  1. intermediate between peat and bituminous coal; lignite; wood coal
E.g.
  • Until the mid-20th century brown coal was mined in the valley near Motnik.
  • That would also ensure war reparations to France (chiefly in the form of brown coal).
  • This brown coal open cast mine is required to feed the waste water into the surface water.

cannel coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bituminous coal that burns with a luminous flame

coal black

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a very dark black; ebony; jet black; pitch black; sable; soot black

coal car

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. freight car with fixed sides and no roof; for transporting coal

coal chute

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a chute for coal

coal gas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gaseous mixture produced by distillation of bituminous coal and used for heating and lighting
E.g.
  • He then adapted the gazomètre for coal gas storage.
  • The 1860s were the golden age of coal gas development.
  • He found that sulfuric acid could absorb large volumes of coal gas.

coal house

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a shed for storing coal

coal industry

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the producers of coal considered collectively
E.g.
  • The game was sponsored by the Friends of Coal, a coal industry trade group.
  • During 1945, the AAC moved into the coal industry by acquiring Coal Estates.
  • He is known for a series of paintings documenting the South Wales coal industry.

coal mine

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mine where coal is dug from the ground; coalpit

coal miner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who works in a coal mine; collier; pitman
E.g.
  • He also spent a week working as a coal miner in Cologne, Germany.
  • It was established after a crippling coal miner strike in the state.
  • Williams was born in Tonypandy, Wales in 1927, the son of a coal miner.

coal miner 's lung

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. lung disease caused by inhaling coal dust; anthracosis; black lung; black lung disease

coal oil

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a flammable hydrocarbon oil used as fuel in lamps and heaters; kerosene; kerosine; lamp oil

coal scuttle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. container for coal; shaped to permit pouring the coal onto the fire; scuttle

coal seam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a seam of coal
E.g.
  • By 1916 its fortunes had changed, the coal seam had levelled out.
  • In 1932, it was renamed Freeburn supposedly for a freeburning coal seam fire.
  • It is one of several basins in the Buffalo area that were formed by coal seam fires.

coal shovel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hand shovel for shoveling coal

coal tar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tar formed from distillation of bituminous coal; coal tar can be further distilled to give various aromatic compounds
E.g.
  • Acenaphthylene occurs as about 2% of coal tar.
  • It is obtained from coal tar, where it exists as a 1% component.
  • They are made from petroleum coke after it is mixed with coal tar pitch.

coal tongs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tongs for taking hold of burning coals; fire tongs

hard coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hard natural coal that burns slowly and gives intense heat; anthracite; anthracite coal

sea coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pulverized bituminous coal; used as a foundry facing

soft coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. rich in tarry hydrocarbons; burns readily with a smoky yellow flame; bituminous coal

steam coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. coal suitable for use under steam boilers

wood coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air; charcoal
  2. intermediate between peat and bituminous coal; lignite; brown coal

coal mining

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E.g.
  • Ugljevik has been coal mining area since 1899.
  • The main industry in the area is coal mining.
  • Thanks to coal mining, chemical industry was developed.

coal mines

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E.g.
  • During the 1850s another two coal mines were opened.
  • Mortimer also operated coal mines at Pictou.
  • Mach is famous for its jail, built in 1929 and coal mines.

coal miners

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E.g.
  • By 1914 there were 1,000,000 coal miners in Scotland.
  • The coal miners called them "Cossacks" and "Yellow Dogs".
  • Sturgeon grew up in a family of coal miners, oilmen and farmers.

tons of coal

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E.g.
  • The plant consumes about 20,000 tons of coal a day.
  • The boat averaged 5–6 tons of coal on each trip.
  • The tender carried 7 tons of water and 3 tons of coal.

coal reserves

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E.g.
  • Malawi has coal reserves estimated at 22 billion tons.
  • Welkom also has significant coal reserves.
  • Handan was prized by the Japanese invaders for its coal reserves.

coal deposits

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It may even be mixed in with coal deposits.
  • The usual coal deposits of the area of bituminous or semi-bituminous coal.
  • DM&E would become the third railroad to tap into the coal deposits in the region.

coal seams

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Numerous coal seams represent ancient peat swamps.
  • This exposure shows thin, variable coal seams.
  • The best coal seams had long been depleted.

coal production

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E.g.
  • Total coal production had been 764,600 tonnes.
  • Employment centers around coal production and various mills in the area.
  • Morocco stopped coal production in 2000, when Jerada coal mine was closed.

tonnes of coal

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E.g.
  • These blocks held about 670 million tonnes of coal.
  • The plant burnt around 10,000 tonnes of coal a day.
  • The engines could carry 1.3 tonnes of coal and 2.5 m of water.

largest coal

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E.g.
  • BHP Billiton is the world's largest coal producer.
  • It is the largest coal liquefaction plant in the world.
  • They are among the largest coal units built.

coal fields

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E.g.
  • The Chegdomyn coal fields are north of Novy Urgal.
  • The black diamond shape alludes to the coal fields of West Virginia.
  • Extension to the coal fields did not result in immediate prosperity.

coal town

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Baskett had its start in 1888 as a coal town.
  • The buildings form the historic center of the coal town of Benham.
  • The coal town was built around and named for the Hardy Burlington Mining Company.

coal power

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E.g.
  • Another example of a fuel burning power plant is coal power plant.
  • However two fifths of China's coal power stations are estimated to be loss-making.
  • Oxygen can be used in oxy-combustion coal power plants, enabling capture and sequestration.

coal trains

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These coal trains who were moving halted and waited at these junctions for safety reasons.
  • The other three were assigned to hauling coal trains between Cadoxton Yard and Barry Docks.
  • A tender locomotive version was introduced on the Barry Railway Company in 1889 to haul coal trains.

such as coal

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E.g.
  • Hydrocarbons (such as coal, petroleum, and natural gas) contain carbon as well.
  • Iron catalysts are preferred for lower quality feedstocks such as coal or biomass.
  • Some of the city's necessities such as coal arrived by barge, but most came by road.

coal and iron

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Lackawanna Valley in Pennsylvania was rich in anthracite coal and iron deposits.
  • The vessel was then employed in coal and iron ore trade for the remainder of the year.
  • The 1866 supplement also stipulated that the words "coal and iron police" appear on their badges.

coal dust

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • All exposure to coal dust must be stopped, and smoking cessation should be attempted.
  • This demonstration was contrary to the old belief widely held at the time that coal dust could not explode without gas.
  • James McGhee was employed to clean out brick kilns and developed dermatitis from the accumulation of coal dust on his skin.

local coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • From 1922 onward Gamble focused on surgery, particularly for the local coal miners.
  • Although supplied with local coal, the furnace was more than by canal from the nearest iron ore, in Columbia County.
  • However, it began a gradual decline as the local coal seams began to give out and the demand for and price of coal dropped.
E.g.
  • Incidence is currently 1 in 100,000 people but is likely to fall as the coal mining industry declines.
  • Prior to 1977, there were no federal laws regulating the surface mining aspect of the coal mining industry.
  • NREC has worked with coal mining industry partners to develop operator assistance technology for longwall mining.

coal traffic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • After the strike ended, coal traffic rapidly fell off.
  • The rosy prospects of coal traffic proved illusory, however.
  • This brought considerable volumes of coal traffic to the branch.

coal company

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1961, he moved to Virgie and founded a coal company with his brother-in-law.
  • Ellis Bailey expresses that "I can't fight a big coal company, he's got too much money."
  • The town is named after Constance Landgraff Andrews, the wife of a coal company executive.

community and coal

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E.g.
  • Duff, Tennessee Duff is an unincorporated community and coal town in Campbell County, Tennessee.
  • Block, Tennessee Block is an unincorporated community and coal town in Campbell County, Tennessee.
  • Vasper, Tennessee Vasper is an unincorporated community and coal town in Campbell County, Tennessee.

coking coal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Medium coking coal is produced in its mines in Mohuda and Barakar areas.
  • BCCL is the major producer of prime coking coal (raw and washed) in India.
  • The mine contains semi-soft coking coal, thermal coal and metallurgical coal.

coal bunker

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E.g.
  • The police found documents during the raid that had been hidden in a coal bunker incriminating Mandela.
  • In 1892 the final fourteen locomotives were built with a larger coal bunker, increasing their weight to .
  • This was similar to the earlier Sentinel-Cammell cars, but with the coal bunker was outside the car on the powered bogie.

transport coal

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E.g.
  • In the early part of 1911, "Wacousta" was again chartered to transport coal.
  • The tramway joined the line at Tannymorel to transport coal from a nearby mine to the railway.
  • In 1830–31, a 7.5-km narrow-gauge railway was built from Überruhr to Nierenhof (part of Langenberg) to transport coal.

coal per

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E.g.
  • The station uses 20,000 to 30,000 tons of coal per day.
  • In other words, there are 74 million tons of coal per km³.
  • The process required at least 60 kg of coal per kg of synthetic butter.

coal fired

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E.g.
  • On 4 May 1872 Bathurst was lit by gas when the new coal fired plant was brought into use.
  • Bulgaria is currently seeking an exemption for their whole fleet of coal fired power plants.
  • It is the only coal fired power plant in Pakistan which is using indigenous coal of Lakhra Coal Mines.

coal ash

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E.g.
  • Huge amounts of coal ash and other waste is produced annually.
  • On March 1, 2018, Pruitt issued a proposed rule to relax regulation of coal ash.
  • It is currently the third worst coal ash spill ever to happen in the United States.

former coal

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E.g.
  • The geology of Glen Massey accounts for its rise and fall as a former coal mining centre.
  • It is located in a former WTK coal and steel works at the terminus of the former coal railway.
  • The novel opens with a former coal miner, Albert Castelucci, asking Balzic to investigate the killing of his son.

large coal

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E.g.
  • Banjarmasin serves as the closest town to the large coal loading anchorage port of Taboneo.
  • The large coal deposits of the Carboniferous may owe their existence primarily to two factors.
  • The town is in the center of a large coal field and there are also smaller amounts of oil in the area.

burning coal

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E.g.
  • Approximately 75 Tg/S per year of sulfur dioxide (SO) is released from burning coal.
  • "Clean" coal technology usually addresses atmospheric problems resulting from burning coal.
  • Most carbon dioxide from human activities is released from burning coal and other fossil fuels.

coal companies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many coal companies paid miners with company scrip (private money), good only at company-owned stores.
  • It was established by the Pennsylvania General Assembly but employed and paid by the various coal companies.
  • BCOA was formed in 1950 as a group to negotiate with the UMWA on behalf of large coal companies located in the Appalachian region.
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