- an oily, compact coal, burning readily and brightly.
Origin of cannel coal
Examples from the Web for cannel
Historical Examples of cannel
"If I could no'but get a blink frae the cannel, I'd see what's atween them," thought Gubblum.A Son of Hagar
Sir Hall Caine
When he said that, Mr. Cannel wondered if he had reference to Deacon Hardhack.
"I believe you," Mr. Cannel replied, and started at once to see Paul.
Mr. Cannel could find no one who was willing to teach the school.
"I'll bring them to their trumps," he said, when Mr. Cannel engaged him.
- a dull coal having a high volatile content and burning with a smoky luminous flame