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coal mine

noun [C] uk   us  
the deep hole or system of holes under the ground from which coal is removed
coal mining
noun [U] uk   us  
the business, job, or process of removing coal from the ground
Translations of “coal mine”
in Chinese (Traditional) 煤礦…
in Russian угольная шахта…
in Turkish kömür madeni…
in Chinese (Simplified) 煤矿…
in Polish kopalnia węgla…
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