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collier

noun col·lier \ˈkäl-yər\

: a coal miner

Full Definition of COLLIER

1
:  one that produces charcoal
2
:  a coal miner
3
:  a ship for transporting coal

Origin of COLLIER

Middle English colier, from col coal
First Known Use: 13th century

Collier

biographical name Col·lier \ˈkäl-yər, ˈkä-lē-ər\

Definition of COLLIER

Jeremy 1650–1726 Eng. clergyman

Collier

biographical name

Definition of COLLIER

John Payne 1789–1883 Eng. editor

Collier

biographical name

Definition of COLLIER

Peter Fen*e*lon \ˈfe-nə-lən\ 1849–1909 Am. publisher

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