Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A variety of cannelcoal; “a hard, dull variety of coal” (Gresley).
  • n. As the translation of the German Schieferkohle, a somewhat slaty or laminated variety of lignite, or brown coal.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.