Allochthonous coal

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Coal originating from accumulations of plant debris that have been transported from their place of growth and deposited elsewhere. The debris can be differentiated as coming from near or from far, and likewise whether it represents recent (dead or still living) or already fossilized material. Syn: drift coal AGI; Tomkeieff
Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms


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