lignite

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French lignite, from Latin lignum (firewood).

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Noun[edit]

lignite (countable and uncountable, plural lignites)

  1. A low-grade, brownish-black coal
    Lignite is the main natural resource of Thailand.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lignum n (firewood) + -ite

Noun[edit]

lignite f (plural lignites)

  1. lignite (type of coal)

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

lignite f (plural lignites)

  1. lignite (type of coal)

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