lignitic
adjective see lignite

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lignitic — Lig*nit ic (l[i^]g*n[i^]t [i^]k), a. Containing lignite; resembling, or of the nature of, lignite; as, lignitic clay. [1913 Webster] {Lignitic group}. See {Laramie Group}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lignitic — See lignite. * * * …   Universalium

  • lignitic — lig·nit·ic …   English syllables

  • lignitic — adjective see lignite …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lignitic group — Lignitic Lig*nit ic (l[i^]g*n[i^]t [i^]k), a. Containing lignite; resembling, or of the nature of, lignite; as, lignitic clay. [1913 Webster] {Lignitic group}. See {Laramie Group}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lignitic group — Laramie group Lar a*mie group . (Geol.) An extensive series of strata, principally developed in the Rocky Mountain region, as in the Laramie Mountains, and formerly supposed to be of the Tertiary age, but now generally regarded as Cretaceous, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lignitic coal — lignitinės anglys statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Lignito turinčios rusvosios anglys. atitikmenys: angl. lignitic coal; lignitous coal; ortholignitous coal; wood coal rus. лигнитный уголь …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • lignitic class — n a class of rank consisting of lignite A and lignite B …   Coke&Coal Terminology

  • lignite — lignitic /lig nit ik/, adj. /lig nuyt/, n. a soft coal, usually dark brown, often having a distinct woodlike texture, and intermediate in density and carbon content between peat and bituminous coal. [1800 10; LIGN + ITE1] * * * Yellow to dark… …   Universalium

  • Alabama period — Al a*ba ma pe ri*od (Geol.) A period in the American eocene, the lowest in the tertiary age except the lignitic. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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