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  Definition of coal
  1. a hot glowing or smouldering fragment of wood or coal left from a fire
  2. fossil fuel consisting of carbonized vegetable matter deposited in the Carboniferous period
  3. take in coal; "The big ship coaled"
  4. supply with coal
  5. burn to charcoal; "Without a drenching rain, the forest fire will char everything"
Similar Words: ember, char

 

Hyponyms: anthracite, anthracite coal, hard coal, bituminous coal, soft coal, lignite, brown coal, wood coal, steam coal

 

Derivational Morphology: char, ember

 

Anagrams: cola, Cola

 

Language Translations:
Bosnian: ugalj   Breton: glaou  
Bulgarian: въглен   Catalan: carbó  
Chinese: 煤炭   Croatian: ugalj  
Dutch: kool   Esperanto: karbo  
Finnish: kivihiili   French: charbon  
German: Kohle   Hebrew: פחם  
Hindi: कोयला   Hungarian: szén  
Indonesian: batu   Interlingua: carbon  
Italian: carbone   Japanese: 石炭  
Kurdish: kumirr   Latin: carbo  
Latvian: ogle   Lithuanian: anglis  
Malay: arang batu   Polish: węgiel  
Portuguese: carvão   Romanian: cărbune  
Russian: уголь   Slovak: uhlie  
Slovenian: ogel   Spanish: cisco  
Swedish: kol   Telugu: బొగ్గు  
Turkish: kömür   Welsh: glo  
 
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