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grisou

  

      nm   firedamp
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gris, Grisons, grisé, grisonner

grisou n.
firedamp

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
firedamp explosion
n.
methane indicator
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"grisou": examples and translations in context
Le méthane est aussi connu sous les noms suivants: gaz méthane, gaz comprimé, gaz des marais, gaz, feu grieux, grisou, liquide réfrigéré, hydrure de méthyle. Methane is also known as methane, compressed gas; methane, refrigerated liquid; methyl hydride; marsh gas; fire damp.
... neutralisation de l'emplacement dans une mine de charbon où se trouve une fraise pour couper le charbon (16). Il est utilisé au front de taille (14) afin d'éliminer les coups de grisou/de poussières de charbon. Il consiste à introduire dans un lieu situé en aval du front de taille (14) un volume de gaz inert suffisant pour continuellement remplacer le volume... A process of inerting the coal mine site formed by a coal cutting auger (16) at a coal face (14) to suppress methane/coal dust explosion includes introducing an inert gas to a site downstream of the coal face (14) in a sufficient volume to always replace the volume of coal carried from the coal face (14) by a conveyor (18, 20).
... le puits central principal a été réaligné pour mieux exploiter les dépôts de charbon. Cependant, la mine Phalen a connu des problèmes causés par le roc, les dégagements de grisou, l'épaisseur du plafond et les inondations. Ces problèmes ont fait augmenter le prix du charbon de Devco en dépit des efforts consentis par les mineurs qui ont travaillé des... ... the surface down to the coal face—have been realigned to make better use of the coal deposits. Meanwhile, Phalen mine has been plagued with problems caused by rock and gas outbursts, heavy roof conditions and flooding. These problems have all increased the cost of Devco coal, despite the hard work of the employees who worked overtime to get the mine...
Dis-lui que ma femme est morte d'un coup de grisou. Tell her my wife died in a mine shaft explosion.
Par ailleurs, il existe des preuves quant aux grisous de l'époque et un refroidissement climatique important lié appelé Dryas récent également souvent enregistré dans l'hémisphère Nord, selon le professeur Kennett. Moreover, there is evidence of widespread wildfires at that time and an associated sharp climatic cooling called the Younger Dryas is also recorded widely over the northern hemisphere, according to Professor Kennett.
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