Translation of anthracite in Spanish:

anthracite

antracita, n.

Pronunciation /ˈænθrəˌsaɪt//ˈanθrəsʌɪt/

noun

  • 1

    antracita feminine
    • Peat is an accumulation of virtually unaltered plant material, while anthracite is nearly pure carbon with little trace of the original plant material.
    • Coal is usually classified into the sub-groups known as anthracite, bituminous, lignite, and peat.
    • Since the mountains of Appalachia were rich in anthracite, a superior grade of coal, the industry grew rapidly.
    • ‘Unfortunately, Bulgarian coal is lignite, we have no anthracite, no petrol or gas,’ he said.
    • They all burn anthracite there so the sky is orange.