bituminous bituminous  /bɪ ˈtu mə nəs/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) resembling or containing bitumen

Usage(s):

  1. The bituminous coal industry has not had a profitable year since 1925.
  2. In the bituminous fields, there is no monopoly tendency; there are many mines and cut-throat competition.
  3. It utilizes inferior bituminous coal and oil shale, and yields by-products of fuel oil, gas, ammonia and benzol, while eliminating sulphur and phosphorus from the coke.

News

  1. Forbes Coal Reports Consecutive Record Production and 23% Growth in Run of Mine Production for the First Quarter of ...

    Forbes Coal (FMC.TO) reported record first quarter production at its Magdalena bituminous and Aviemore anthracite mines. Total run of mine production for the first quarter of fiscal 2014 was
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Forbes Coal Reports 23% Growth in Run of Mine Production for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2014 and Consecutive Record ...

    Forbes & Manhattan Coal Corp. reports record first quarter production at its Magdalena bituminous and Aviemore anthracite mines . Total run of mine production for the first quarter of fiscal 2014 was 447,000 ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

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