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charcoal

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈtʃɑːkəʊl/
a hard, black substance that is produced by burning wood without much air, and that is used as fuel or for drawingFuelsPetroleum products especially when used as fuelPainting and drawing materials
Translations of “charcoal”
in Spanish carbón, carbón vegetal…
in French charbon de bois, fusain…
in German die Holzkohle, der Kohlestift…
in Chinese (Traditional) 木炭, 炭筆…
in Russian древесный уголь…
in Turkish odun kömürü, mangal kömürü…
in Chinese (Simplified) 木炭, 炭笔…
in Polish węgiel drzewny…
(Definition of charcoal from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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