# colliery definition

• noun:
• A coal my own as well as its physical plant and outbuildings.
• An underground coal mine, together with its surface buildings.
• A facility that supplies coal.
• where coal is dug; a coal my own, in addition to buildings, etc., belonging to it.
• somewhere where coal is dug; a coal-mine or -pit, with all the requisite apparatus for working it.
• a workplace comprising a coal mine plus all the buildings and gear linked to it
• A coal mine along with its actual plant and outbuildings.
• An underground coal mine, as well as its surface buildings.
• A facility that provides coal.
• where coal is dug; a coal mine, and structures, etc., belonging to it.