stulm

noun
\ ˈstəlm \
plural -s

Definition of stulm

: an approximately horizontal passageway into a mine : adit

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History and Etymology for stulm

perhaps modification of German stollen adit, post, support

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“Stulm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stulm. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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