Definition of coal mine in English:

coal mine

Syllabification: coal mine

noun

  • An excavation in the earth for extracting coal.
    More example sentences
    • France closed its last coal mine in 2004.
    • In addition to working in the Yorkshire mills, many Scotsmen found employment in nearby coal mines, where their dogs were welcome as exterminators.
    • The wind turbine will replace both the coal mine and the oil well.

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