Meaning of “collier” in the English Dictionary

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"collier" in British English

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colliernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒl.i.ər/ us /ˈkɑːl.jɚ/

formal a coal miner

a ship used for carrying coal

(Definition of “collier” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"collier" in Business English

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colliernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒliər/ us UK NATURAL RESOURCES

a person who works in a mine removing coal from the ground

(Definition of “collier” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)