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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A black mineral that is burned as a fuel.

Usage examples (35)
  • The coal miners were covered in soot after a long day of work.
  • I look forward to someone from the MSM asking Grayson directly whether coal is at present, clean.
  • Colo. power generator reviews long-term coal plans
  • BHP ditches annual pricing for short-term coal sales for more
Tutoring comment
  • "Coal" is a mineral used as fuel, while "cole" means various plants in the mustard family.
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