OTHER WORDS FROM lignitelig·nit·ic [lig-nit-ik], /lɪgˈnɪt ɪk/, adjective
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Some of the most valuable peat closely resembles lignite, and makes a good fuel.Geology|James Geikie
This is a fossil resin, or gum, and may often be found in lignite beds.The A B C of Mining|Charles A. Bramble
Lignite or brown coal may contain only 50 per cent of carbon.The Wonder Book of Knowledge|Various
The most interesting feature of this formation is the lignite of Bovey Tracy, on the eastern edge of Dartmoor.
Bovey Tracy , six miles north-west of Newton Abbot, is noted for beds of clay and lignite, and for its potteries.