earth coal

noun

Definition of earth coal

obsolete
: coal sense 3a distinguished from charcoal

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First Known Use of earth coal

circa 1552, in the meaning defined above

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“Earth coal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/earth%20coal. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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