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bituminous coal

noun

Definition of BITUMINOUS COAL

:  a coal that when heated yields considerable volatile bituminous matter —called also soft coal
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First Known Use of BITUMINOUS COAL

1827
BITUMINOUS COAL Defined for Kids

bituminous coal

noun bi·tu·mi·nous coal \bə-ˈtü-mə-nəs-, -ˈtyü-\

Definition of BITUMINOUS COAL for Kids

:  a soft coal that gives a lot of smoke when burned

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