durain


durain
du·rain

English syllables. 2014.

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  • durain — duràīn (dùrīt) m <G duraína> DEFINICIJA min. strukturna odlika fosilnog ugljena; atritus ETIMOLOGIJA lat. durus: tvrd, jak …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • durain — diurenas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Matinių anglių petrografinė atmaina. atitikmenys: angl. durain rus. дюрен …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • durain — /door ayn, dyoor /, n. Mineral. the coal forming the dull layers in banded bituminous coal. Cf. clarain, vitrain. [1915 20; < L dur(us) hard + ain, from FUSAIN, by analysis as a suffix] * * * …   Universalium

  • durain — ˈd(y)u̇ˌrān noun ( s) Etymology: Latin durus hard + ain (as in fusain) : one of two dull constituents of banded bituminous coal forming lenses or layers and composed of finely comminuted woody debris only partly decomposed compare clarain …   Useful english dictionary

  • coal — coalless, adj. /kohl/, n. 1. a black or dark brown combustible mineral substance consisting of carbonized vegetable matter, used as a fuel. Cf. anthracite, bituminous coal, lignite. 2. a piece of glowing, charred, or burned wood or other… …   Universalium

  • Дюрен — [durus твердый], Stopes, 1919, наиболее матовый ингредиент ископаемых углей, встречающийся в виде полос разл. толщины в неоднородных углях, а также образующий слои и целые пласты однородных углей (см. Угли дюреновые). Плотный, серый, с неровным… …   Геологическая энциклопедия

  • Pleine-Selve (Aisne) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Pleine Selve. 49° 47′ 30″ N 3° 31′ 41″ E …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pleine-selve (aisne) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Pleine Selve. Pleine Selve Administration Pays France Région Picardie Dép …   Wikipédia en Français

  • clarain — /klair ayn/, n. the coal forming the bright layers in banded bituminous coal. Cf. durain, vitrain. [1915 20; < L clar(us) CLEAR, bright + F ain, as in DURAIN] * * * …   Universalium


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