Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A solid, dark-colored complex of hydrocarbons found in natural veins and deposits.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Asphaltic.
  • adj. Asphaltic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Asphaltic; bituminous.

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Examples

  • Now, one of the paths for the solution of this problem has already begun with the possible use of asphaltite.

    COMMEMORATES GIRON VICTORY

  • We have begun the exploitation of asphaltite, and we are beginning a stage in which our country will seek all possible means to increase petroleum production.

    COMMEMORATES GIRON VICTORY

  • The plant, which will have a capacity of 270 megawatts, will be fired with asphaltite, a locally mined coal product, Global said Wednesday in a filing with the Istanbul Stock Exchange.

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