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coal·field

 (kōl′fēld′)
n.
An area in which deposits of coal are found.
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coalfield

(ˈkəʊlˌfiːld)
n
(Mining & Quarrying) an area rich in deposits of coal
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coalfield - a region where there is coal underground
field - a geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found; "the diamond fields of South Africa"
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Translations
مِنْطَقَة مُسَْوْدَعات فَحْم حَجَري
uhelná pánev
kuldistriktkulfelt
szénmedence
kolanámusvæîi
uhoľná panva
kömür havzası

coalfield

[ˈkəʊlfiːld] Nyacimiento m de carbón, cuenca f minera
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coalfield

[ˈkəʊlfiːld] nbassin m houillercoal fire nfeu m de cheminée (avec charbon)coal industry nindustrie f charbonnière
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coalfield

[ˈkəʊlˌfiːld] nbacino carbonifero
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coal

(kəul) noun
a black mineral burned for fuel, heat etc.
ˈcoalfield noun
an area where there is coal to be mined.
ˈcoalmine noun
a mine from which coal is dug.
haul (someone) over the coals
to scold.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Summary: Angul (Odisha) [India], July 24 (ANI): A worker was killed and three others are feared dead following a landslide at an open cast mine of Mahanadi Coalfield Ltd (MCL) in Bharatpur area of Odisha's Angul district on Tuesday night.
The meeting expressed its pleasure over the mining and power generation at Block-2 of the Thar Coalfield.
Toi Nala (Dewal-Ghoze Ghar-Savi Ragha) Coalfield is found in Early Eocene Toi Formation of Drug Tehsil region (District Musakhel), exposures starting from south are Dewal, Ghoze Ghar, Miana, Tabai Khah, Takai and Alambadai (Savi Ragha).
Not only the industry would suffer losses to the tune of billions of rupees, but over 50,000 people working at Lakhra coalfield would be rendered jobless if a shutdown for several weeks was observed, they said.
Thar coalfield in Sindh province is bestowed with 175 billion tons of lignite coal, which can fuel power generation of over 100,000 megawatts for more than two centuries and the present government of Prime Minister Imran Khan can take good initiative of developing the coal-based power plants in Thar coalfield in order to meet the country's energy challenge.
Exciting future Villagers and local councillors join members of the steering group and Coalfield Regeneration Trust to celebrate the launch of the plan
THE body responsible for funding the arts has insisted it's not ignoring coalfield communities.
Government of Sindh has embarked upon a detailed study for preparing Water Master Plan for Thar Coalfield through renowned consultants Schlumberger Water Services (UK), Digby Wells Environmental (SA) and IWC-Germany.
"As the only organisation dedicated to supporting the coalfield communities for the benefit of future generations, I am pleased to announce my commitment to them."
Consequently, you see, you had lambs roaring like lions in the anthracite, but they had to be a lion to bloody well roar like a lion in the steam coalfield.
Development of the Bel-Alma coalfield will annually bring nearly $1 million to the public budget, said Head of the State Agency for Geology and Mineral Resources Duishenbek Zilaliyev during the session of the bids commission for the coalfield.