continuous cutter


noun Mining.

any of various machines that can remove coal from the mine face and load it into cars or conveyors.

Nearby words

  1. continuous assessment,
  2. continuous bar retainer,
  3. continuous capillary,
  4. continuous casting,
  5. continuous creation,
  6. continuous function,
  7. continuous miner,
  8. continuous murmur,
  9. continuous passive motion,
  10. continuous positive airway pressure

Origin of continuous cutter

First recorded in 1955–60


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