Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • See coal.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • (Min.) A kind of mineral coal, or brown lignite, burning with a weak flame, and generally a disagreeable odor; -- found at Bovey Tracey, Devonshire, England. It is of geological age of the oölite, and not of the true coal era.

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  • noun mineralogy A kind of brown lignite.

Etymologies

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Found at Bovey Tracey, Devonshire, England.

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