recoal

verb
re·​coal | \ (ˈ)rē+ \

Definition of recoal

transitive verb

: to load with a fresh supply of coal recoaling a ship

intransitive verb

: to take on a fresh supply of coal traveled without recoaling

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History and Etymology for recoal

re- + coal

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“Recoal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/recoal. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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