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coalman

(ˈkəʊlmæn)
n, pl -men
a person who sells or delivers coal
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coalman - someone who delivers coal
delivery boy, deliveryman, deliverer - someone employed to make deliveries
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Translations

coalman

[ˈkəʊlmən] N (coalmen (pl)) → carbonero m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

coalman

[ˈkəʊlmæn] ncharbonnier m, marchand m de charboncoal mine nmine f de charboncoal miner nmineur mcoal mining nextraction f du charboncoal scuttle n (mainly British)seau m à charboncoal tar coal-tar
ncoaltar m
modif [dye] → au coaltar; [waste] → de coaltar
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

coalman

[ˈkəʊlˌmæn] n (-men (pl)) → carbonaio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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