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UK [kəʊl]
  • n.煤;煤炭;木炭;〔美国〕(一堆)烧红的煤
  • v.(给…)上煤;(把…)烧成炭
  • Web煤块;煤矿;石炭
Past Participle:coaled  Present Participle:coaling  Simple Present:coals  
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n.
1.
[u]
a hard black mineral that is found below the ground and burnt to produce heat
I put more coal on the fire.
我往火里加了些煤。
a lump of coal
一块煤
a coal fire
煤火
a coal mine
煤矿
the coal industry
煤炭工业
2.
[c]
(尤指燃烧着的)煤块a piece of coal , especially one that is burning
A hot coal fell out of the fire and burnt the carpet.
一块燃烧着的煤块从火炉里掉出来把地毯烧了。

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