Definition of Anthraconite. Meaning of Anthraconite. Synonyms of Anthraconite

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Definition of Anthraconite

Anthraconite An*thrac"o*nite, n. [See Anthracite.] (Min.) A coal-black marble, usually emitting a fetid smell when rubbed; -- called also stinkstone and swinestone.

Meaning of Anthraconite from wikipedia

- Anthraconite (also spelled as anthraxonite) or stinkstone is a form of black to grey, bituminous bearing marble, calcite or limestone which produces an...
- erosion. The diabase on Västgötabergen is known locally for staircases. Anthraconite, alum shale and diabase has previously been mined in several places on...