coalfield NOUN an extensive area containing a number of underground coal strata.

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  • Coalfield — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Coalfield (Tennessee) Coalfield (Washington) Coalfield (West Virginia) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Coalfield — A coalfield is an area of certain uniform characteristics where coal is mined. The criteria for determining the approximate boundary of a coalfield are geographical and cultural, in addition to geological. A coalfield often groups the seams of… …   Wikipedia

  • coalfield — [[t]ko͟ʊlfiːld[/t]] coalfields N COUNT A coalfield is a region where there is coal under the ground. The park lies on top of a coalfield …   English dictionary

  • coalfield — UK [ˈkəʊlˌfiːld] / US [ˈkoʊlˌfɪld] noun [countable] Word forms coalfield : singular coalfield plural coalfields an area where there are layers of coal under the ground that are suitable for mining …   English dictionary

  • Coalfield — Original name in latin Coalfield Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/New York longitude 36.02897 latitude 84.42076 altitude 313 Population 2463 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • coalfield — noun Date: 1805 a region rich in coal deposits …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • coalfield — coal·field (kōlʹfēld ) n. An area in which deposits of coal are found. * * * …   Universalium

  • coalfield — noun Any region containing deposits of coal that may be mined …   Wiktionary

  • coalfield — coal|field [ˈkəulfi:ld US ˈkoul ] n an area where there is coal under the ground …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • coalfield — coal|field [ koul,fild ] noun count an area where there are layers of coal under the ground that are appropriate for MINING …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English