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.
Every atom of the gold and silver that lies under the earth belongs to me, to say nothing of the copper and iron, and of the coal mines, which supply me with abundance of fuel.
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.
Approximately 150 coal miners working at the Eynez Coal Mine, an affiliate of Soma Coal Mining Industries, had marched in Soma's Cengiz Topel Square on Oct.
TOKYO, Nov 27 (KUNA) -- A coal mine explosion killed 11 people in southwest China's Guizhou Province on Thursday, the second deadly coal mine incident in two days in the country, state-run Xinhua News Agency reported.
The Interactive Map Viewer allows people to check for coal mine entries at or near the surface.
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TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian embassy in Ankara extended the Iranian people's condolences to the Turkish government and nation on the death of their beloved ones in the recent coal mine explosion.