Date: 1800-1900
Language: Greek
Origin: anthrakitis, from anthrax; ANTHRAX

anthracite

noun
     
Related topics: Geology, Gas, Coal, Oil
an‧thra‧cite [uncountable]
TPG a very hard type of coal that burns slowly and produces a lot of heat

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