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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Resembling or containing an asphalt of Asia Minor used in ancient times as a cement and mortar.

Usage examples (39)
  • These expose a dark gray, finely crystalline and often bituminous limestone
  • bituminous coal
  • Adjective : bituminous shale
  • The dull coal is called bituminous, because it contains more bitumen or mineral pitch. for more
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