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coal·s to new·cas·tle

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  1. coals to Newcastlenoun

    A pointless venture, in the sense of sending something to a place where it's made, or where they already have an abundance.

    Etymology: Newcastle upon Tyne (in Britain) was a major coal exporting city, so sending coal there would be pointless.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coals to newcastle in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coals to newcastle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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