Cannel

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Cannel kan′el a bituminous coal that burns with a bright flame, and is much used for making coal oils and gas
    • Cannel Also Cann′el-coal, Can′dle-coal
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Usage

In literature:

I aye get the cannel.
"Corporal Cameron" by Ralph Connor
We have already spoken of a charge of cannel as being about 18 cwt.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 401, September 8, 1883" by Various
Gas occluded in Wigan cannel-coal.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 497, July 11, 1885" by Various
Commentry cannel coal, X200.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 481, March 21, 1885" by Various
If you'll light my chamber cannel, I'll thank 'e, missis; an' a Happy New Year to all.
"Children of the Mist" by Eden Phillpotts
Cannele effects can be produced in two distinct ways.
"Theory Of Silk Weaving" by Arnold Wolfensberger
This consisted of a mountain in which there was an immense deposit of cannel coal.
"Memoirs" by Charles Godfrey Leland
Cannel coal is a variety of bituminous coal, rich in hydrogen and hydrocarbons, and is exceedingly valuable as a gas coal.
"Steam, Its Generation and Use" by Babcock & Wilcox Co.
Mr. Cannel, who owned a coal-mine, sat in front of Paul.
"Winning His Way" by Charles Carleton Coffin
We can carry the cannel under Dutch's sombrera.
"The War Trail" by Mayne Reid
A cannel-coal mine near Bolton in Lancashire with a perpendicular shaft, twelve hundred feet deep.
"The World Peril of 1910" by George Griffith
Obtain specimens of anthracite, bituminous, and cannel coal, and coke for comparison and study.
"Commercial Geography" by Jacques W. Redway
Locally they grade into cannel coal, with which they are genetically related.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
In the latter a blaze of cannel coal lit up the room with a pleasant radiance.
"The Ivory Snuff Box" by Arnold Fredericks
If any ornaments be found with the corpse, they are chiefly of cannel coal.
"The Ethnology of the British Islands" by Robert Gordon Latham
Cannel is more compact and duller than ordinary coal, and can be wrought in the lathe and polished.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5" by Various
V. Cannel coal from Wigan.
"Coal" by Raphael Meldola
I have here a mass of that singular substance Boghead Cannel.
"The Glaciers of the Alps" by John Tyndall
Megalichthys found in Cannel coal in, 336.
"A Manual of Elementary Geology" by Charles Lyell
Fluted rubber pedal Pedale a caoutchouc cannele.
"English-French and French-English dictionary of the motor car, cycle, and boat" by Frederick Lucas
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In news:

Sgt 1st Class Raymond Cannell has made this sad farewell before.
From Old Jefferson now has the recipe he was seeking for canneles, a bakery item from Bordeaux, France.
Pioneers of Television Stephen Cannell on the Dragnet Style of Acting PBS.
Editors Elaine Cannell, Julia Angelotti, Jessica Corbett, Kylie Siebert, Amanda Schiff, and Rachael Clinton.
Pei Mandarin of Modernism By Michael T Cannell.
From Old Jefferson now has the recipe he was seeking for canneles, a bakery item from Bordeaux , France.
Dawson Iglehart, as Tiny Tim, and Roger Cannell, as Bob Cratchit, will perform in The HSV Players' production of "A Christmas Carol" Dec 7-9 at Woodlands Auditorium.
Pei Mandarin of Modernism By Michael T Cannell.
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In science:

Andrew Stannard received a Mary Cannell summer studentship while this work was being done.
Random-Walk Statistics and the Spherical Harmonic Representation of CMB Maps
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