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haulageway

[haw-lij-wey] /ˈhɔ lɪdʒˌweɪ/
noun
1.
a passageway by which coal, ore, etc., is hauled to the surface from an underground mine.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; haulage + way
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  • Also, deteriorating rib conditions contributed to operational problems in the haulageway evaluation.
  • Mining arced out in a complete circle from the haulageway, thus creating a long circular-shaped face.
  • The other is more of a development incline which may eventually be used as a haulageway for a more extensive underground mine.
  • His scheduled activities were centered on the main line track haulageway.

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