coal mine


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Noun1.coal mine - a mine where coal is dug from the groundcoal mine - a mine where coal is dug from the ground
colliery, pit - a workplace consisting of a coal mine plus all the buildings and equipment connected with it
mine - excavation in the earth from which ores and minerals are extracted
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coal mine

nminiera di carbone
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At night my room is like the shaft of a coal mine, and it makes Billy Jackson look like the big diamond pin that Night fastens her kimono with.
He'd be at home in Buckingham Palace or at the bottom of a coal mine," he said.
He gave a demonstration with one end of the wire in a coal mine.
The country varies in soil and climate; there are vast plains of sand and clay, studded with large red sand-hills; other parts are mountainous and picturesque; it possesses warm springs, and coal mines, and abounds with game.
It was a form of human industry, perverse indeed, but still an industry exercised in an industrious world; it was work undertaken for the same reason as the work in potteries, in coal mines, in fields, in tool-grinding shops.
There shall be no restriction on the sale and/or utilization of coal from the coal mine.
QUETTA: As many as six coal miners felt unconscious due to erupting fire inside the coal mine in Duki area of Loralai district on Thursday.
Quetta -- Four people, working in a coal mine in Quetta's Sanjdi area, on Friday died of suffocation due to the presence of a poisonous gas inside the mine.
This, after completing expansion work at its coal mine site in Antique province.
amp;nbsp;The mine was run by Shanxi Datong Coal Mine Group, the AP (http://bigstory.
Nanchang, Dhu-AlHijjah 26, 1436, Oct 10, 2015, SPA -- Three miners have been confirmed dead and seven others remain trapped after a gas explosion at a coal mine on Friday night in east China's Jiangxi Province.
The mine was affected by mudslides, but was not the source of the deluge that hit the nearby community -- which came from another coal mine.