Of household coal there is only 96 square miles out of the total 750, all the remainder being steam or coking and gas coal.
As to the coking coal on Snoqualmie Mountain, we may expect important developments.
coking coals.Coke is the fuel Mr. Kirk wants, and thinks he will have.
It is less than ten miles from Snoqualmie coking coal,Charcoal cheaply produced.
So coking coals are rendered dry, non-caking, and valueless for this purpose by long exposure.
Everybody will understand from this statement that this coal is worthless for coking, but most desirable as fuel.
Frick's entrance into the combination gave the concern an unlimited supply of the highest grade of coking coal.
Indeed, where it crosses Big Creek at the gap, it is only a mile from the coking coal.
One of the effects was the almost complete elimination in Germany of anything but the by-product process of coking coal.
It is reported that coking coal has been found some distance back from the bay.
"residue of fuel," 1690s, northern English dialect, perhaps a variant of Middle English colke "core, charcoal" (c.1400), itself possibly related to -colc, an Old English word for "pit," which perhaps would give it a sense of "what is left in the pit after a fire."
shortened form of cocaine, 1908, American English.
: coke peddlers/ coke sniffer
Coca-Cola, trademark name of a soft drink (1909+)