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a device that burns charcoal, as a stove or brazier.
a person employed in the manufacture of charcoal.
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Origin of charcoal burner
First recorded in 1815–25
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How to use charcoal burner in a sentence
I pointed through the woods to a bit of clearing made by a charcoal burner.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
He had been a charcoal-burner and having had the good fortune to escape the conscription he married.Condemned as a Nihilist|George Alfred Henty
A few minutes later the charcoal-burner's wife brought into the world an infant son.
A swarthy fellow, with the face of a charcoal burner, sat on a stump, and Tom wondered that he had not seen him as he approached.Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Complete|Charles M. Skinner
The charcoal-burner gave his consent with pleasure, and the King departed, promising to send somebody for the infant.
British Dictionary definitions for charcoal burner
(formerly) a person whose work was making charcoal by burning wood
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