colliery

noun
col·liery | \ˈkäl-yə-rē \
plural collieries

Definition of colliery 

: a coal mine and its connected buildings

First Known Use of colliery

1635, in the meaning defined above

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colliery

noun

English Language Learners Definition of colliery

: a coal mine and the buildings that are near it

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