Meaning of BRIQUETTE in English

BRIQUETTE

/bri ket"/ , n. , v. , briquetted, briquetting .

n.

1. a small block of compressed coal dust or charcoal used for fuel, esp. in barbecuing.

2. a molded block of any material.

v.t.

3. to mold into briquettes.

[ 1880-85; ]

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