bituminous

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dark bituminous substance found in natural beds and as residue from petroleum distillation; consists mainly of hydrocarbons asphalt , mineral pitch
black bituminous material used for paving roads or other areas; usually spread over crushed rock blacktop , blacktopping
intermediate between peat and bituminous coal brown coal , lignite , wood coal
coal, bituminous, with much smoke cannel
bituminous coal that burns with a luminous flame cannel coal
gaseous mixture produced by distillation of bituminous coal and used for heating and lighting coal gas
tar formed from distillation of bituminous coal; coal tar can be further distilled to give various aromatic compounds coal tar
pulverized bituminous coal; used as a foundry facing sea coal
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