coalface


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coalface

(ˈkəʊlˌfeɪs)
n
(Mining & Quarrying) the exposed seam of coal in a mine
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coalface - the part of a coal seam that is being cut
face - a vertical surface of a building or cliff
coal seam - a seam of coal
Translations

coalface

[ˈkəʊlfeɪs] Nfrente m donde empieza la veta de carbón

coalface

[ˈkəʊlfeɪs] nfront m de taille

coalface

[ˈkəʊlˌfeɪs] nfronte f di abbattimento (di filone carbonifero)
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With over 60 years of manufacturing experience, the company is able to provide turnkey solutions and a full range of coalface equipment for coalfaces, including longwall mining operations.
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Joan Hart spent 46 years as a nurse and has now co-written her memoir, At The Coalface, with journalist and author Veronica Clark.
There was some uncertainty as to how these changes were being translated into good practice at the customer coalface.
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