Bovey coal

noun
Bov·​ey coal | \ ˈbəvē- \

Definition of Bovey coal

: a lignite of the Miocene period found especially at Bovey, England

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History and Etymology for Bovey coal

Bovey, parish in Devonshire, England, its locality

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“Bovey coal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bovey%20coal. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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