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Meaning of BRIQUETTE

Pronunciation:  bri'ket

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a block made from charcoal or coal dust and burned as fuel
 

BRIQUETTE is a 9 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: briquet
 
 See Also: block

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bri*quette"\, n. [Also {briquet}.] [F., dim. of
brique brick.]
1. A block of compacted coal dust, or peat, etc., for fuel.



2. A block of artificial stone in the form of a brick, used
   for paving; also, a molded sample of solidified cement or
   mortar for use as a test piece for showing the strength of
   the material.

 

 

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