coalfield

play
noun coal·field \ˈkōl-ˌfēld\

Definition of coalfield

  1. :  a region rich in coal deposits

1805

First Known Use of coalfield

1805


COALFIELD Defined for English Language Learners

coalfield

play
noun coal·field \ˈkōl-ˌfēld\

Definition of coalfield for English Language Learners

  • : a large area where there is a lot of coal under the ground


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up coalfield? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to search out and expose misconduct

Get Word of the Day daily email!