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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.
THE Winding House museum in New Tredegar is appealing to locals to share their stories for their new exhibition, "Coalfaces: A mining community in photos - Bargoed in the '70s".
In the first graph, there is the total subsidence of the point in time together with the distance of the coalfaces of individual mining panels from the point projection (see Graph 4).