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a.1.Pertaining to, or resembling, coal; containing coal; of the nature of coal.
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Nearer, I distin- guished the green slime of ditches mixing with the pale drab of dried clay and shiny, coaly patches.
Calling these things to mind, and ranging Mr Pancks in a row with them, Arthur Clennam leaned this day to the opinion, without quite deciding on it, that the last of the Patriarchs was the drifting Booby aforesaid, with the one idea of keeping the bald part of his head highly polished: and that, much as an unwieldy ship in the Thames river may sometimes be seen heavily driving with the tide, broadside on, stern first, in its own way and in the way of everything else, though making a great show of navigation, when all of a sudden, a little coaly steam-tug will bear down upon it, take it in tow, and bustle off with it; similarly the cumbrous Patriarch had been taken in tow by the snorting Pancks, and was now following in the wake of that dingy little craft.
At least, Mr John Rokesmith was on the pier looking out, about a couple of hours before the coaly (but to him gold-dusty) little steamboat got her steam up in London.
In China, activated carbon falls into wooden activated carbon and coaly activated carbon, which occupy 65.
Among Chinese coaly activated carbon enterprises - Xinhua Chemical, Huahui Activated Carbon and Taixi Coal, Xinhua Chemical ranked first with the capacity of 65,000 tons in 2014.
There's nivor a lad like my lad drives te the staithes on Tyne, He's coaly black on workdays, but on holidays he's fine.
Rough pit-boys from the coaly South, They sang, even in the cannon's mouth; Like Sunday's chapel, Monday's inn, The death-trap sounded with their din.
calculated using the isopach maps for the Upper Bathonian coaly section.
Source rocks are coaly and organic-rich claystones of Eocene to Middle Miocene.
2003 Coaly source rocks of NW Borneo: role of suberinite and bituminite in oil generation and expulsion.