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mineral tar

noun
1.
bitumen of the consistency of tar; maltha.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800
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British Dictionary definitions for mineral tar

mineral tar

noun
1.
a natural black viscous tar intermediate in properties between petroleum and asphalt Also called maltha
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