Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A hydrocarbon, pitch-like in appearance, and related to asphaltum, but not so fusible nor so soluble in benzine or ether.

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

  • noun (Min.) A bituminous mineral resembling asphaltum, found in the county of Albert, New Brunswick.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun mineralogy A bituminous mineral resembling asphalt.

Etymologies

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Albert +‎ -ite, after the county in New Brunswick.

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