What does coal mine mean?

Definitions for coal mine

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word coal mine.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coal mine, coalpit(noun)

    a mine where coal is dug from the ground


  1. coal mine(Noun)

    A mine from which coal ore or coal minerals are mined.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coal mine in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coal mine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Ing:

    The market is vulnerable still, the move in gold is the canary in the coal mine.

  2. President Tong:

    I know that the government approved the Carmichael coal mine. It's disappointing.

  3. Mendsaikhan Enkhsaikhan:

    When we submitted the proposed agreement for the Tavan Tolgoi coal mine project, I said there was a 50-50 chance for approval.

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    The bottom line is, when you left that meeting, you thought, 'What country am I living in? Is this the United States of America?' I fear that Flint is the canary in the coal mine here.

  5. Adam Barrass:

    We have argued for a long time that Nordic banks, Swedbank and Nordea in particular, have been the canaries in the coal mine, they have shown the path that you should follow in a negative rate environment or as net interest margins get squeezed.

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