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coal face

A popular UK term that is the metaphorical equivalent of the “trenches” or “front line”.

Example
“Doctors who work in non-clinical roles often forget the challenges of the coal face”.
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Global Support Activities For Coal Mining Market Report 2019 provides the strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global support activities for coal mining market.
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THE end of underground coal mining in the UK has been marked with little fanfare, with miners leaving the country's last remaining deep coal pit with hugs, handshakes and a few tears.