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Synonyms for charcoal

a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air

a stick of black carbon material used for drawing


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a drawing made with a stick of black carbon material

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draw, trace, or represent with charcoal

of a very dark grey

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Last month, Ngilu appeared before the National Cohesion and Integration Commission for questioning over allegations that her remarks against charcoal burning incited youth to burn lorries.
We did see evidence of quite a lot of charcoal burning and, unfortunately, we saw the carcass of an elephant that had been the victim of poaching - and another one that died due to a drought.
Determine the volume of ash residue, boiling rate, heating value, burning efficiency and charcoal burning rate of the coconut leaf midrib charcoal then compare it to coconut shell charcoal; and
It is hoped to date the charcoal burning platform, one of many found across Hardcastle Crags.
A recent report on South Sudan's environment said charcoal burning, which requires large quantities of wood, has significantly contributed to deforestation in the young nation.
National Lottery funding provided a series of hands-on workshops for the Villa Real pupils with local craftsmen in traditional skills including blacksmithing, stone carving, charcoal burning, basket weaving and woodturning.
But the smoke and the smell from trash incineration was secondary to the noxious clouds from wood and charcoal burning, which is how the village's energy needs are met.
But wood and charcoal burning on open fires is inherently inefficient--much of the energy is wasted--and contributes to desertification as Africa's precious timber is chopped down for fuel.
From pounds 300,000 automatic tree harvesters, the lumberjack competition, willow weavers, charcoal burning, horse logging, you name it - we have anything and everything to do with wood.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the father might have contemplated the charcoal burning due to his chronic illness.
In addition to large ramparts forming an enclosure, it also contains smaller ditches, relict field boundaries and charcoal burning platforms.
The next day we had to cross this mountain which rose to about 5000ft and for this part of the trip we were again fortunate to have guides - a family with two mules, returning to their home after a season of charcoal burning up in the hills.
The Kenyan government slapped a ban on collection of firewood in the region around Mount Kenya (a once snowcapped mountain that has lost its permanent ice) after realizing the alarming depletion of forest cover due to logging and charcoal burning.
Elsewhere in the wood there'll be oak bark peeling, hurdle-making, tree-top "zip" rides, forest theatre, eco-artists, horse-logging, charcoal burning, birds of prey, blacksmithing, archery and music.
Bird box making, a display of owls, wood carving, horse logging, chain saw sculptures, charcoal burning and tree planting were among the many attractions on offer.