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coal

noun
 
 
/kəʊl/
[U] a hard, black substance that is dug from under the ground and burnt as fuel: a lump of coalMineralogyMining and quarryingFuelsPetroleum products especially when used as fuel
coals pieces of coal, usually burningFuelsPetroleum products especially when used as fuel
Translations of “coal”
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…
(Definition of coal from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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