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coal bunker Line breaks: coal bun¦ker

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Definition of coal bunker in English:


A place for storing coal.
Example sentences
  • The stolen art treasure, he revealed, was stored in a damp coal bunker as the thieves desperately sought a buyer.
  • It doesn't seem yesterday - though actually it was 24 years ago - that she was playing in that sunlit garden in St Albans, stepping on snails under the coal bunker because they made such a nice crunchy noise.
  • They were on their hands and knees out the back, and looking in the coal bunker and everything.
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