briquette

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noun bri·quette \bri-ˈket\
variants: or

briquet

Definition of briquette

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

briquette

transitive verb

Origin and Etymology of briquette

French briquette, diminutive of brique brick


First Known Use: 1883



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