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broken coal

noun
1.
anthracite in pieces ranging from 2 1/2 to 4 inches (6.5 to 11 cm) in extreme dimension; the largest commercial size, larger than egg coal.
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Examples for broken coal
  • The broken coal and refuse drops onto a built-in conveyor for loading onto waiting shuttles.
  • The operation simultaneously loads the broken coal onto a conveyor by which it is moved to the transport drifts.

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