Asphaltite As*phal"tite, a. Asphaltic. [1913 Webster]

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  • asphaltite — ● asphaltite nom féminin Bitume naturel produit par l altération des pétroles que l on trouve parfois dans les cavités (pores, fractures) des roches sédimentaires, partiellement soluble dans les solvants organiques usuels. ⇒ASPHALTITE, adj. et… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Asphaltite — As*phal tite, a. Asphaltic. Bryant. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • asphaltite — [as fôl′tīt΄, asfal′tīt΄; as′fôl tīt΄] n. any of the pure, solid, usually black forms of asphalt found in natural deposits, as uintahite …   English World dictionary

  • asphaltite — asfaltitas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Gamtinis kietas bitumas. atitikmenys: angl. asphaltite rus. асфальтит …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • asphaltite — /as fawl tuyt, as fawl tuyt / or, esp. Brit., /as fal , as fal /, n. a natural, solid hydrocarbon having a melting point higher than that of asphalt. [1815 25; < Gk asphaltítes. See ASPHALT, ITE1] * * * ▪ mineral       any of several naturally… …   Universalium

  • Asphaltite — Asphaltịte   Plural, Asphalt …   Universal-Lexikon

  • asphaltite — as·phal·tite …   English syllables

  • asphaltite — as•phal•tite [[t]æsˈfɔl taɪt, ˈæs fɔlˌtaɪt[/t]] esp. brit. [[t]æsˈfæl , ˈæs fæl [/t]] n. chem. a natural, solid hydrocarbon having a melting point higher than that of asphalt • Etymology: 1815–25; < Gk asphaltitēs. See asphalt, ite I …   From formal English to slang

  • asphaltite —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ˌtīt, ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: Greek asphaltitēs, from asphaltos + itēs ite : a native asphalt occurring in vein deposits below the surface of the ground …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dead Sea — For the Brian Keene book of the same name, see Dead Sea (novel). Dead Sea A view from the Israeli side looking across to Jordan Coord …   Wikipedia

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