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LIGNITE (Lat. lignum, wood)

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Originally appearing in Volume V16, Page 679 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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LIGNITE (Lat. lignum, wood), an imperfectly formed coal, usually brownish in colour, and always showing the structure of the wood from which it was derived (see COAL).
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