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coal

noun [C or U] uk   /kəʊl/ us    /koʊl/
C1 a hard, black substance that is dug from the earth in pieces, and can be burned to produce heat or power, or a single piece of this: How much coal was mined here? a burning/red hot coal
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in Korean 석탄…
in Arabic فَحْم…
in French charbon…
in Turkish taş kömürü/maden kömürü…
in Italian carbone…
in Chinese (Traditional) 煤…
in Russian уголь…
in Polish węgiel…
in Spanish carbón…
in Portuguese carvão…
in German die Kohle…
in Catalan carbó…
in Japanese 石炭…
in Chinese (Simplified) 煤…
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