Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: ['ænθɹəs,aɪt]
meaning of the word
anthracite, anthracite_coal, hard_coal
a hard natural coal that burns slowly and gives intense heat
Thus, next to a dike, bituminous coal may be baked to coke or anthracite, and chalk and limestone to crystalline marble.
Its vivid yellows fairly screamed aloud; its whites were as eider down; its blacks glossy as the finest anthracite coal, and its coat long and shaggy as a mountain goat.
It is regarded as possible that Eastern furnaces will be able to use a smaller proportion of the costlier coke and correspondingly increase in anthracite coal, which is a cheaper fuel in that section.