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

  • n. See lignite.

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  • n. lignite

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. wood coal. See Lignite.
  • n. See Lignite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The variety of coal more commonly named lignite. See coal and lignite.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. intermediate between peat and bituminous coal


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