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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Non bituminous coal of a shining luster that burns slowly and produces a lot of heat.

Usage examples (36)
  • The demonstrator relates to the 19th century anthracite coal mining industry of Pennsylvania
  • We have been quite fairly treated in Toronto in so far as anthracite is concerned this winter.
  • This coal, known as anthracite, is not found extensively in the United States outside of Pennsylvania.
  • The 2 cm feet are in anthracite grey wood. for more
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