black diamond
noun Date: 1763 1. dense black hematite 2. plural coal 3a 3. carbonado III

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  • Black diamond — Diamond Di a*mond (?; 277), n. [OE. diamaund, diamaunt, F. diamant, corrupted, fr. L. adamas, the hardest iron, steel, diamond, Gr. ?. Perh. the corruption is due to the influence of Gr. ? transparent. See {Adamant}, {Tame}.] 1. A precious stone… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Black Diamond — Black Diamond, FL U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida Population (2000): 694 Housing Units (2000): 374 Land area (2000): 3.779997 sq. miles (9.790146 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.779997… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Black Diamond — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Black Diamond» Sencillo de Stratovarius del álbum Visions Publicación 1997 Formato CD …   Wikipedia Español

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  • Black diamond — Black Black (bl[a^]k), a. [OE. blak, AS. bl[ae]c; akin to Icel. blakkr dark, swarthy, Sw. bl[ a]ck ink, Dan. bl[ae]k, OHG. blach, LG. & D. blaken to burn with a black smoke. Not akin to AS. bl[=a]c, E. bleak pallid. [root]98.] 1. Destitute of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • black diamond — n. 1. [also pl.] COAL (n. 1) 2. CARBONADO (n. 2) …   English World dictionary

  • Black Diamond — 1 Original name in latin Black Diamond Name in other language State code CA Continent/City America/Edmonton longitude 50.70011 latitude 114.2353 altitude 1167 Population 3663 Date 2006 01 22 2 Original name in latin Black Diamond Name in other… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • black diamond — n. first sergeant (named for the black diamond in the rank insignia in the U.S. Army) …   English slang

  • black diamond — black or gray industrial diamond also called framesite bort; anthracite or hard coal …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

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