Definition of recoal in US English:

recoal

verb

  • 1with object To supply with fresh coal. Chiefly in pass.

  • 2no object Especially of a steamship: to take in a fresh supply of coal.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Times. From re- + coal.

Pronunciation

recoal

/ˌriːˈkəʊl/