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collier

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkɒl.i.ər/ US  /ˈkɑː.ljɚ/
formal a coal miner
煤矿工人
Mining and quarrying
a ship used for carrying coal
运煤船
Passenger, cargo and military shipsBoats and sailing craft
Translations of “collier”
in Vietnamese thợ mỏ…
in Spanish minero…
in Thai คนขุดถ่านหิน…
in Malaysian pelombong batu arang…
in French mineur (de charbon)…
in German der Bergmann…
in Chinese (Traditional) 煤礦工人, 運煤船…
in Indonesian penambang…
(Definition of collier from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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