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coal mine Syllabification: coal mine

Definition of coal mine in English:


An excavation in the earth for extracting coal.
Example sentences
  • Gas power plants wiped out jobs in British coal mines.
  • A short distance from the coal mine, two rows of cramped houses face each other divided by a small dusty road.
  • Official figures show that 4,153 people died from coal mine accidents from January to September.
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