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colliery Saltos de línea: col|liery
Pronunciación: /ˈkɒlɪəri/

Definición de colliery en inglés:

sustantivo (plural collieries)

chiefly British
A coal mine and the buildings and equipment associated with it.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • A breath of hope came in 1994 when UK Coal's predecessor RJB Mining, bought 21 collieries from British Coal, including many in this region.
  • Planning permission already exists for parts of the colliery where coal has been extracted, although these permissions are due to run out this year.
  • But unlike in England, where UK Coal owns 13 of the 14 remaining collieries, Scottish Coal had no way of juggling output when Longannet hit production problems.

Palabras que riman con colliery

pecuniary • chinoiserie

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