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synonyms for anthracite

  • ash
  • carbon
  • char
  • charcoal
  • cinder
  • culm
  • ember
  • fuel
  • scoria
  • slack
  • smut
  • spark
  • stoke
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How to use anthracite in a sentence

When pure and of close hard grain it is used as a refractory for lining furnaces, especially those designed for anthracite.
ASBESTOSROBERT H. JONES
There are four types: bituminous (soft), anthracite (hard), semi-bituminous and semi-anthracite.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
Tried at a measured mile with anthracite and Merthyr coal mixed, three years afterwards, her average speed was 11 knots.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
He was of middle age, black as anthracite coal, bald-headed, (p. 226) and was dressed in pants and coat made of old sailcloth.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
The cooking-range, a large one designed to burn anthracite coal, was the general warming apparatus.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
He fitted up the boiler of the steamboat Passaic for it in 1818, and adopted anthracite as a steaming-coal.
A HISTORY OF THE GROWTH OF THE STEAM-ENGINEROBERT H. THURSTON
He at the same time constructed eight-wheeled engines for heavy work, and adopted anthracite coal as fuel.
A HISTORY OF THE GROWTH OF THE STEAM-ENGINEROBERT H. THURSTON
A more severe test came in 1902 during the great anthracite strike.
A HISTORY OF TRADE UNIONISM IN THE UNITED STATESSELIG PERLMAN
During the general strike of 1897 the United Mine Workers made a beginning in organizing the anthracite miners.
A HISTORY OF TRADE UNIONISM IN THE UNITED STATESSELIG PERLMAN
In none of the "trustified" industries, save anthracite coal, was labor organization able to make any headway.
A HISTORY OF TRADE UNIONISM IN THE UNITED STATESSELIG PERLMAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ANTHRACITE

  • anthracite
  • ash
  • carbon
  • char
  • charcoal
  • cinder
  • culm
  • ember
  • fuel
  • scoria
  • slack
  • smut
  • spark
  • stoke
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.