goudron

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French, tar.

Noun[edit]

goudron (plural goudrons)

  1. (military, historical) A small fascine or fagot, steeped in wax, pitch, and glue, used for starting fires, lighting ditches and ramparts, etc.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قطران.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

goudron m (plural goudrons)

  1. tar (substance)

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