coalhole

noun
coal·​hole | \ ˈkōl-ˌhōl How to pronounce coalhole (audio) \

Definition of coalhole

British
: a compartment for storing coal

First Known Use of coalhole

circa 1641, in the meaning defined above

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“Coalhole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coalhole. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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