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briquette

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noun bri·quette \bri-ˈket\

Definition of briquette

  1. :  a compacted often brick-shaped mass of usually fine material <a charcoal briquette>

briquette

transitive verb


Variants of briquette

or

briquet

Origin and Etymology of briquette

French briquette, diminutive of brique brick


First Known Use: 1883


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