briquet

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briquette or briquet (brɪˈkɛt)
 
n
1.  a small brick made of compressed coal dust, sawdust, charcoal, etc, used for fuel
2.  a small brick of any substance: an ice-cream briquette
 
vb
3.  (tr) to make into the form of a brick or bricks: to briquette clay
 
[C19: from French: a little brick, from briquebrick]
 
briquet or briquet
 
n
 
vb
 
[C19: from French: a little brick, from briquebrick]

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