Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In railroading, the storing of coal for the use of locomotives.

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Examples

  • The country's economic planning agency has asked state-owned China Shenhua Energy to build 10 coal-storage sites across China.

    Will China Light a Fire Under Coal Price?

  • “They were working through the night to shore up that stove-in part of the hull in the starboard for'ard coal-storage bin.”

    The Terror

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