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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who works in a coal mine.

Usage examples (31)
  • The population consists chiefly of colliers employed in the mines of the parish.
  • Macarthur Coal Ltd, raising the ante in the battle for the collier which is now at the centre of three takeover bids.
  • Ordinarily she was a collier, or carried iron ore.
  • The sea voyage, even in a dirty collier, was a delight. for more
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